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Chester County, Pennsylvania Chippendale mahogany tall case clock, ca. 1795, the eight-day works, signed Benj Garrett Goshen, retaining an old mellow surface, 94 1/4" h. Illustrated in Schiffer Furniture and its Makers of Chester County, Pennsylvania, fig. 47. Sold at Pook and Pook January 13-14, 2012.
(#105) John Ebsworth. A month-going longcase clock movement and dial in an associated walnut parquetry case, London, circa 1690
John Ebsworth. A month-going longcase clock movement and dial in an associated walnut parquetry case, London, circa 1690 11-inch dial with double-screwed cherub and leaf spandrels, skeletonised silvered chapter ring, finely matted centre with seconds dial and date aperture, signed along the lower edge, John Ebsworth Londini Fecit, the movement with six ring turned knopped pillars, five wheel going train with additional winding wheel, high count four wheel striking train.
Tall Case Clock - Johannes Spitler (1774-1837), Shenandoah County, Virginia: 1801. Paint on yellow pine, with brass and steel works, modern watercolor and ink=on=period face, and original sheet=iron dial, 95.5 x 14.75 x 8.25 inches. Collection American Folk Art Museum, New York.