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Mahogany Banjo Timepiece

Auction:
2282
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Banjo Timepiece, New England, circa 1820, the molded wooden bezel opens to a painted metal dial and eight-day brass weight-driven movement above the trapezoidal throat and rectangular pendulum box, the lower tablet showing a sea battle, all flanked by pierced brass sidearms, (restored), ht. 31 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

New England, Banjo, Banjo clock, Clocks, Pendulum

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