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Chelsea Weight Driven Banjo Clock. Original 7 in. painted metal dial signed “J.E. Caldwell & Co., Philadelphia”, has open moon hands and black Roman hour numerals; brass 8 day weight driven time only movement signed Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, U.S.A., numbered 102236, has a wood pendulum stick with brass covered bob, brass pulley and iron weight. In a mahogany case with brass door bezel, gilt brass eagle finial, pierced brass side arms, gilt rope twist carved frame work around the throat and lower door; reverse painted throat glass with filigree and oval portrait of George Washington, reverse painted tablet with scene of the Mt. Vernon homestead. In good condition, case has an original finish, glasses have some flaking and paint loss, replaced hour hand, throat has a split and repair in the bottom tab. 40 in. high x 10 in. wide x 4 in. deep.

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Chelsea Weight Driven Banjo Clock

Estimate $400 - $600Aug 25, 2018
1485 West Housatonic St.
Pittsfield, MA 01201
United States
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