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Rosewood Grained Banjo Timepiece

Auction:
2267
Lot:
402
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Rosewood Grained Banjo Timepiece, probably Massachusetts, c. 1840, the wooden bezel opens to a white painted metal dial and eight-day weight-driven movement, above the tapering throat and pendulum box and convex sides, both with black and gilt brass panels, (imperfections), ht. 28 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

Keywords

metal dial, Massachusetts, Banjo, Banjo clock, Clocks, Pendulum, Rosewood

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