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Tall Case Clock

A work made of mahogany and new england white pine.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of mahogany and new england white pine.

Date:

c. 1750

Artist:

Movement by Thomas Hughes
London, active 1750–1783
Case attributed to George Glinn (Glenn)
Irish, worked in Boston, mid 18th century
Boston

About this artwork

On View

American Art, Gallery 166

Artist

Thomas Hughes (Movement Maker)

Title

Tall Case Clock

Origin

Boston

Date

c. 1750

Medium

Mahogany and New England white pine

Dimensions

259.1 × 59.7 × 29.2 cm (102 × 23 1/2 × 11 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Alyce and Edwin DeCosta and Walter E. Heller Foundation, and Harold Stuart Endowment

Reference Number

1990.395

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