10-11-2019 10-11-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3295M Marlborough
October 11, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Waltham Clock Co. "Simon Willard" Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

$1,169$950
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3295M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Waltham Clock Co. "Simon Willard" Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, no. 7416, crossbanded inlaid mahogany case with gilt finial above the unsigned roman numeral convex dial, brass side arms, geometrical reverse-painted tablets, lower tablet reading "S. Willard's Patent," eight-day time and strike movement marked as above, regulated by a wooden rod pendulum and powered by a lead weight, ht. 39 in.
Estimate $700-900

plinth on gilt finial has damage, some paint lifting on tablets.


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Keywords

Waltham Clock Co., Simon Willard, Clocks, Horology, Simon Willard clocks, Tablet computer, Technology, Time, Willard Brothers, Antiques