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

$1,528$1,300
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Giltwood and Mahogany Eglomise Banjo Timepiece, probably Massachusetts, c. 1825, the eagle and shield finial above the mahogany and giltwood case with brass bezel, convex painted dial enclosing an eight-day weight-driven movement over the glass throat panel with gilt scroll and lower panel showing a sea battle, both framed by gilt spiral moldings and flanked by brass side arms, (restorations), ht. 33 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Keywords

Massachusetts