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Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2349
Lot:
225
Sold for:
$2,938$2,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Samuel Whiting, Concord, Massachusetts, in a mahogany case with turned finial, brass bezel enclosing the painted iron dial signed Warranted by S. Whiting, Concord, wooden side ornaments flanking the waist, lower box section with oval aperture for pendulum viewing, five-piece chestnut backboard all housing an eight-day brass, weight driven timepiece movement, (alterations), ht. 33 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Samuel Whiting, Massachusetts, Backboard, Clocks, Pendulum, Whiting

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