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April 28, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

William Grant Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3003MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: April 28, 2017 10:00AM


William Grant Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Boston, c. 1825, mahogany case with painted iron roman numeral dial marked Wm. Grant, Boston, half round moldings enclose the mahogany tablets, eight-day time-only movement powered by a weight (missing) and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 29 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Lacking weight, key and finial. Door panel has two cracks. Bottom has replaced elements. Object left throat side needs re-glueing. Dial relined.

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William Grant Patent Timepiece