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

$1,645$1,400
Auction: Sale #2128 - 2128 Location: Bolton Date / Time: February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Giltwood and Mahogany Banjo Timepiece, Massachusetts, c. 1820, the acorn finial above the mahogany and gilt gesso case with brass bezel enclosing a painted metal dial and eight-day weight-driven movement above the throat glass panel showing a floral garland and lower panel showing a castle on a river both framed by gilt ropetwist molding and flanked by brass side arms, (imperfections), ht. 32 1/2 in.

Note: Indistinct signature on dial.
Estimate $700-900

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Massachusetts