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Tall-case Clock

Artist/Maker:Samuel Best (American, b.1776, d.1859), clockmaker

Date:1810-1815

Place:Cincinnati/Ohio/United States

Classification:Instrument and Mechanical Device

Measurements:104 5/8 x 19 3/4 x 11 1/8 in. (265.7 x 50.2 x 28.3 cm)

Medium:mahogany, cherry, inlays of burled maple and flame grained mahogany, poplar, white pine, glass and brass

Credit Line:Museum Purchase

Department:Decorative Arts

Accession No:1966.1175