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Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2890M
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 29, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Roman numeral painted dial above the beveled frames, and brass side ornaments, reverse-painted tablets, lower one depicting a ship's battle scene, eight-day time-only movement, ht. 33 in.
Estimate $300-500


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.

Keywords

France, Ancient Greek religion, Floristry, Headgear, Wreath