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Collection HCHS Doric House Collection
Catalog Number 2015.184.001
Object Name Clock, Tall Case
Description Tall case clock made by Thomas Williams. This clock is only one of four remaining clocks made by Williams. The clock is made of fruitwood, probably cherry, and on the dial is painted "Thomas Williams" and "Flemington". Thomas Williams was an early clockmaker in Hunterdon County who had a workshop in Flemington on what is now called William Street. He went on to study under Joakim Hill, another early clockmaker.
Date 1803 ca.
People Williams, Thomas
Subjects Clocks & watches
Clock & watch making
Grandfather clocks
Search Terms Flemington, NJ