Grain-painted and Gilt Stencil-decorated Wooden Works Tall Clock, dial lettered "J. Curtis, Cairo.," New York, early 19th century, the hood with applied cresting joining turned finials above a glazed tombstone opening flanked by swelled columns, and white-painted and polychrome dial with flowers in the arch and spandrels and lettered "w," on waist with rectangular door and base with cutout skirt, (imperfections), ht. with center finial 86 3/4 in.
Note: The decoration on the case bears a strong resemblance to known signed cases by the New York State decorative painter Rufus Cole.
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