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Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2388
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

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Auction:
Discovery - 2388
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 29, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, probably New Hampshire, with mahogany case, half rounded frames enclosing reverse-painted glasses, the lower depicting Aurora on her chariot pulled by winded horses, brass bezel over the painted iron dial, side ornaments, lower carved and gilded pediment and eight-day weight-driven timepiece movement with lead weight and pendulum, (repainted glasses, dial repainted Jan. 1914), ht. 40 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Aurora, New Hampshire, Clocks, Pendulum

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