Johann Ludwig Eberhardt and His Salem Clocks

by Frank P. Albright (Author)

Eberhardt (1758-1839) was master clockmaker in Salem for more than thirty-eight years. Albright attributes more than thirty clocks to Eberhardt, building his evidence by a diligent reading of the Moravian records and by a careful cataloging of the characteristics of each clock. He reconstructs Eberhardt's methods of clockmaking in precise detail from the inventories and the purchase invoices of equipment and materials, and he attempts to identify the cabinetmaker in each case.

Originally published in 1978.

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Book details

Publication date
December 15, 2017
Publisher
Collection
Page count
202
ISBN
9781469639567
Paper ISBN
9780807813249
File size
5 MB