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3595T Marlborough
April 20, 2021 12:00 PM - April 29, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3595T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 20, 2021 12:00PM


Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, attributed to William Grant, c. 1820, hinged brass bezel opening to the roman numeral painted iron dial with faint inscription, typical Grant-style iron hands, rope-turned gilt frames enclosing the reverse-painted tablets, eight-day, time-only movement with recoil escapement, regulated by a brass pendulum and lead weight, ht. 32 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

overall nice condition, old replaced finial, dial with faint reading "ton" for Boston, old replaced glasses.

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