Concord, Middlesex county, Massachusetts, United States ca. 1815–1820
32 1/2 x 10 in.
Mahogany; églomisé glass; gilding; enamel
Sack catalogue description: Mahogany and gilt banjo clock with original églomisé glass panels, the base panel depicting an allegoric scene of a lady kneeling at an urn in oval leaf border, the waist panel with eagle and shield and the word "PATENT"; the panels in spiral gilt borders, gilt acorn finial, the enamel dial inscribed "Warranted by L. Curtis." ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 7, p. 1983, pl. P5177.
Mahogany and gilt banjo clock with original églomisé glass panels
Banjo clocks -- Federal style Furniture -- United States
clocks: banjo clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
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