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Chelsea Banjo Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
80
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Chelsea Banjo Clock, Boston, no. 178444, the mahogany case with half-round moldings enclosing the reverse-painted glasses, the throat with eagle and Federal shield, the lower of a naval scene marked Constitution & Guerriere, silvered Arabic numeral dial marked Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, U.S.A., eight-day, time-only movement marked as the dial and number above, powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 40 in.
Estimate $400-600

Some age crackle in finish.


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

United States, Chelsea Clock Co.