Banjo clock

Banjo clock
Title
Banjo clock
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 )
Description 
Banjo wall clock with wood case, verre eglomisé panels, including view of Boston Common, and gilt wood panel frames and finial.
Object Number 
INV.258
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"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group