Aaron Willard Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
- Date / Time :
- April 21, 2015 12:00PM
Aaron Willard Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Boston, c. 1820, mahogany case with gilt rope-molded frames enclosing the reverse-painted glasses, the lower of a naval battle and marked Wasp and Reindeer, 7-in. painted iron Roman numeral dial marked Aaron Willard, Boston, brass, eight-day, timepiece movement with a pendulum and lead weight, ht. 42 in.
Some paint lifting on repainted glasses. Lower pediment has gilding losses. Case bottom attached with brass brackets.
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