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Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2873M
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2873M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, 20th century, eagle finial atop the mahogany case with painted zinc Roman numeral dial, flat frames enclose the reverse-painted glasses, eight-day time-only movement powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 44 in.
Estimate $600-800

Movement in need of cleaning and lubrication.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Banjo clock, Clocks

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