A Very Rare Architectural Faux Front Tall Case Clock
Description:

Only a handful examples exist of architectural built-in elements such as this one.  A 30-hour clock placed in the recess of a wall with an applied panel, paint decorated as a tall case clock with the facade of a bonnet with painted dial this clock is an excellent example of painted furniture folk art. 

Materials and Techniques:

Pine.

Condition:

The weights and pendulum have been replaced by a modern (battery) driven movement.  The paint on the dial is considerably worn.

Origin: New Hampshire
Date: c. 1830
Dimensions: Width 27.5" | Height 86"
Price: $35,000
A Very Rare Architectural Faux Front Tall Case Clock
A Very Rare Architectural Faux Front Tall Case Clock
A Very Rare Architectural Faux Front Tall Case Clock