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Gilt Front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1112
Sold for:
$677$550

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

Description:

Gilt Front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, the mahogany case with gilt rope-molded frames enclosing the reverse-painted glasses, the lower of a chariot, the throat glass marked Willard Patent, painted iron Roman numeral dial, brass, eight-day, time-only movement powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 34 in.
Estimate $500-700

Some paint losss to glasses. A piece of rope molding missing from lower door. Bezel glass missing.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Willard Patent, paint losss