02-24-2002 02-24-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
February 24, 2002 10:00 AMCalender

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Eglomise Banjo Timepiece,

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


Federal Mahogany Inlaid Eglomise Banjo Timepiece, Curtis and Dunning, probably Concord, Massachusetts, c. 1815, the eagle and ball finial above a mahogany crossbanded case with brass bezel and printed paper dial reading "warranted by Curtis and Dunning" enclosing an eight-day weight-driven movement, the throat glass showing grape vines, the lower table showing a mother and child reading on a recamier, both framed by crossbanding flanked by brass side arms, (imperfections), ht. 35 1/4 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,000