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Waltham Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Waltham Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, retailed by Frank A. Andrews Inc., Boston, mahogany case with crossbanded frames enclosing the reverse-painted glasses, the throat with a portrait of George Washington and the lower glass Mount Vernon, painted iron dial marked "Waltham, Frank A. Andrews Inc., Boston," eight-day time-only movement powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 41 in.
Estimate $300-400

Waltham movment numbered 8956.


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Keywords

George Washington, Clock, Waltham, Waltham, Massachusetts