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

$11,163$9,500
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Banjo Timepiece, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1815, the rose wood and mahogany veneered frame enclosing the white eglomise throat tablet with floral garland above the pendulum box showing Father Time bordered in pink, with brass eight-day weight-driven "T Bridge" movement, (imperfections), ht. 33 in.

Note: Inscriptions on movement include: "cleaned by E Taber August 13, 1818. Thos. Taber June 1856, T. Taber 1861."
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Keywords

T Bridge, Massachusetts, Taber June