Lot 73: 19th C. Banjo Clock

Lot 73: 19th C. Banjo Clock

Brass font and openwork shaft with red glass, etched shade with clusters of grapes, marble base, etched prisms, Belknap collection, 20″ h. 

$200-300

Description

Signed on dial “L. Curtis, Patent” (Lemuel Curtis, 1790-1857, Aaron Willard’s nephew), eagle finial, brass side arms, weight driven, sea battle on bottom glass, Belknap collection, 33 1/2″ h (to top of finial), 10 1/2″ w. 

$600-1,000