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Federal Style Giltwood and Mahogany Girandole Banjo Timepiece,

Auction:
2128
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

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Auction:
Sale #2128 - 2128
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
February 24, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Style Giltwood and Mahogany Girandole Banjo Timepiece, T.E. Burleigh Jr., late 20th century, the eagle finial above the gilt bezel enclosing a painted metal dial inscribed "L.Curtis patent, reproduction by T.E. Burleigh Jr.," and eight-day weight-driven movement, the convex throat glass with acorns and oak leaves inscribed "L. Curtis," second convex glass below showing Perry's Victory, both framed by gilt moldings and flanked by brass side pieces all on carved leaf bracket, ht. 47 in.
Estimate $2,000-2,500

Keywords

T.E. Burleigh Jr., Banjo clock, Girandole