Thomas Brooks


Dial signed ‘T. Brooks’. Painted iron dial with moon dial, sweep seconds hand and calendar off the center. Walnut Federal case. An engraved brass plaque inside the door reads: “Made in 1805-6. Presented by Thomas Brooks Carlisle Pa. as a wedding present to his brother John Brooks Esq. Harrisburg Pa.” Thomas Brooks relocated to Harrisburg in 1807. Private collection. Circa 1805. Height 7’ 9 3/4”.