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Federal Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2412
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$2,844$2,400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2412
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 08, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, William Grant, Boston, c. 1820, with mahogany veneered panels, wooden bezel, applied lower pedestal, 7 1/8 in. dia. iron dial signed "William Grant, Boston," eight-day time-only movement with pendulum and lead weight, (imperfections), ht. 42 1/2 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

dial and signature undisturbed, original hands, pendulum and weight, flaking around winding hole, finial probably an old replacement, lower mahogany panel a possible replacement,

Keywords

William Grant, Clock, Mahogany, Pendulum

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