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Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, by E. Howard & Co.

Auction:
2431
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, by E. Howard & Co., Boston, c. 1900, with carved wooden finial, brass bezel over the painted iron dial inscribed E. Howard & Co., Boston, gilded rope-molded frames enclosing reverse-painted glasses, waist flanked by brass side ornaments, lower gilded pedestal and eight-day brass movement stamped E. Howard & Co., Boston, with iron weight and pendulum, ht. 40 in.

Note: This is Howard model No. 95, illustrated in Tran Duy Ly, American Clocks, Vol. 1, p. 124.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

No significant repairs or replacements.

Keywords

E. Howard & Co., Bed, Clock, Pendulum, Time

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