Banjo clock

Object Number: 
INV.258
Date: 
1820-1850
Medium: 
Wood, glass, brass, paint, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 32 x 10 x 4 in. ( 81.3 x 25.4 x 10.2 cm )
Marks: 
printed in gold: in gold-framed cartouche at bottom of upper glass panel: "PATENT" printed in gold: on red banner at bottom of lower glass panel: "VIEW OF BOSTON COMMON"
Description: 
Banjo wall clock with wood case, verre eglomisé panels, including view of Boston Common, and gilt wood panel frames and finial.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group