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Mahogany Banjo Clock by Waltham

Auction:
2502
Lot:
639
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Banjo Clock by Waltham, Waltham Clock Company, c 1920, with brass rope molded frames enclosing reversepainted tablets, the lower depicting the "Boston State House", painted iron dials with Arabic numerals and marked Waltham, eight-day, weight-powered movement with Geneva stop, maintaining power, dead-beat escapement, weight and pendulum, ht. 42 in.
Estimate $300-500

Paint loss on origjnal tablets.

Keywords

Waltham Clock Company, Boston State House, Banjo clock, Clocks, Horology, Movement, Pendulum