02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00AMCalender
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Federal Gilt Mahogany Eglomise Banjo Timepiece,

$1,880$1,600
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Gilt Mahogany Eglomise Banjo Timepiece, dial signed "S. Whiting Concord," Massachusetts, c. 1808-17, the acorn finial over dial enclosing an eight-day weight-driven movement, above throat glass with foliate devices and flanked by brass side arms, lower tablet depicting a lakeside village, both framed by applied ropetwist decoration, (throat tablet replaced, dial repainted), ht. 33 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

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Massachusetts