02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2128
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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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, the brass bezel encloses a dial signed "Sawin & Dyar, Boston," c. 1822-28, and eight-day weight-driven movement, above foliate throat glass flanked by brass side arms and lower tablet with coastal marine and figural scene, both framed by applied ropetwist decoration, (replaced glasses, dial repainted), ht. 28 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,000