Lancaster, Pennsylvania Chippendale mahogany tall case clock, late 18th c.
, the broken arch bonnet with fully carved tympanum and sides, enclosing an eight day works, inscribed John Smith Lancaster
. John Smith is referenced in Wood, Clockmakers and Watchmakers of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
. Only two clocks were known to the author, both with sweep second and calendar hands. Provenance: A New Jersey estate.
100" h. (to top of center finial). All finials replaced, including rooster. Puttied crack to base. Top 5" of backboard replaced. Pook & Pook does not guarantee clocks to be complete or in working condition. Provenance: NJ Estate.
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