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Object Name Clock
Catalog Number 1908.5
Maker Scott County, Kentucky
Date ca. 1835
Material(s) Walnut/cherry/brass/glass/Paint
Dimensions H-30.5 W-17.5 D-5.25 inches
Description This is a mantle clock with a brocken pediment. There are smooth turned pillars on either side of the front. The piece has raised ball feet. The dial face is numbered 1-12. There is a a reverse painting on the lower glass front of a river scene.
Notes This clock supposedly came from the Choctaw Academy that was operated by Richard M. Johnson at White Sulphur in Scott County from 1825-1842.
Collection Mrs. William M. Lindsay Collection
People Johnson, Richard M.
Lindsay, Mrs. W.M.
Choctaw Academy
Subjects Clock & watch industry
Clock & watch making
Clocks & watches
Native Americans
Native peoples
Indians of North America
Schools
Search Terms Scott County
Scott County (Ky.)
Choctaw Academy
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS