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Waterbury Willard No. 3 "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2890M
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Waterbury Willard No. 3 "Banjo" Clock, Connecticut, c. 1910, 8-in. porcelain Arabic numeral dial, mahogany case with applied gilt-metal beading on the frames enclosing the reverse-painted glass tablets, the lower marked Hull, brass, eight-day time-only movement powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 44 in.
Estimate $600-800

2-in brass beading on throat glass frame missing, throat glass frame tongue at top that holds frame under brass bezel broken off.


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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Clocks, U, Waterbury, Connecticut