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,

$2,468$2,100
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Gilt Mahogany Eglomise Banjo Timepiece, possibly Concord, Massachusetts, c. 1815, the brass ball finial above a brass bezel and dial enclosing an eight-day weight-driven movement, above foliate throat glass reading "PATENT" flanked by brass side arms and lower tablet depicting the battle between the Constitution and the Guerriere, both framed by applied ropetwist decoration, (imperfections), ht. 35 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

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Massachusetts