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Banjo clock

Object Number: 
1961.2
Date: 
1821-1832
Medium: 
Mahogany, brass, glass, paint, gilding
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 x 10 x 3 3/4 in. ( 101.6 x 25.4 x 9.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on face: "Warranted by Curtis & Dunning"
Description: 
Banjo wall clock with mahogany case, verre eglomisé landscape and decorative panels, and gilt wood panel frames, bracket, and finial.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this clock belonged to his great grandfather, William Vosburgh of Albany, New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John V. Irwin
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group