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Two "Banjo" Wall Clocks

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1561
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Two "Banjo" Wall Clocks, 20th Century, both with mahogany cases with George Washington on the throat glass and Mount Vernon on the lower: a weight-powered clock retailed by Bigelow Kennard with painted iron dial and movement marked "E. Howard & Co., Boston, 70," and a Seth Thomas time and strike, ht. 29 to 40 in.

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Estimate $200-250

Bigelow clock glasses have peeling paint.


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

George Washington, Clocks, E. Howard & Co., Horology, Striking clock, Time, Watch

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