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Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
2873M
Lot:
423
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 2873M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 14, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, Killam & Co., Pawtucket, Rhode Island, 20th century, Roman numeral painted iron dial above the rope-turned gilt frames enclosing reverse-painted tablets, eight-day brass movement stamped as above, brass-faced pendulum bob with wood rod, ht. 40 in.
Estimate $600-800

lower pedestal has lower section including finial broken off but with clock, paint loss to dial and tablets.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Pawtucket, Banjo clock, Bob, Clocks, Pendulums

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