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Federal-style Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2482
Lot:
293
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2482
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 08, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Federal-style Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, c. 1920, with crossbanded inlaid frames enclosing reverse-painted tablets, the lower marked S. WILLARDS PATENT, brass side arms flanking the waist section, 8-inch diameter iron dial, eight-day time only movement with step train, T-bridge, and thru bolts for case attachment, ht. 34 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

period dial, hands, bezel, movement, lead weight, winder, and side arms; case, finial and glasses are early 20th century.

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