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Object Name Clock, Shelf
Catalog Number 2000.21.189
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Pillar and Scroll
Date 1818
Description Pillar and Scroll shelf clock with 30-hour wood movement with mahogany plates, roller pinions, escape wheel and verge between plates.
Case is mahogany veneer with tiger maple trim and pillars, cherry backboards.
Door glass and mirror replaced. Printed label with Directions, signed in pen
"Made by Ives and Lewis"

Finials old but replaced (taken from 245.5.2000)
Feet and skirt replaced, made by Dave Bowers, June 2006, Bowers Furniture Conservation, Carlisle, PA
Maker Ives (Chauncey) & Lewis (Shelden)
Material Wood, Glass
Place of Origin Bristol, Connecticut, USA
Notes (See K.D. Roberts, Ives, 2nd ed., p. 42)