A very fine and important antique mahogany tall case clock, by John Bailey, II. Hanover, Mass, circa 1820.
This impressive antique tall case clock is among the most refined examples from the South shore area of Massachusetts. The case which retains a wonderful old surface, has superb proportions and understated details. The delicate fret, reeded chimneys and columns frame a finely painted moon phase dial in amazing original condition, signed "John Bailey / HANOVER". The case is decorated with vibrant mahogany panels with cross-banded edges. The clock rests upon extraordinary flared French feet with a shaped apron. The brass movement is of eight day duration and is in fine running condition.
Height including finial 99 "; Width 20 1/4"; Depth 10 1/8"
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