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Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1111
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, turned wood bezel over the painted iron Roman numeral dial, beveled frames enclose the reverse-painted glasses, the lower of a naval battle, brass, eight-day, timepiece movement powered by an iron weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 41 in.
Estimate $400-600

Bezel cracked. One wooden side arm off but with the clock.


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