23 January 2015
PROPERTY OF A DISTINGUISHED COLLECTOR
A FEDERAL CHERRYWOOD TALL-CASE CLOCK
THE CASE LABELED BY MATHEW EDGERTON, JR. (CIRCA 1769-1836), NEW BRUNSWICK, NEW JERSEY, 1790-1820
the inside of false plate stamped Ashwin & Co.
96 1/2 in. high, 19 7/8 in. wide, 9 3/4 in. deep
Sold, Pook & Pook, Downingtown, Pennsylvania, 26 September 2008, lot 272
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