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Presentation Banjo Clock

Presentation Banjo Clock

Presentation Banjo Clock
Presentation Banjo Clock
The movement by William Cummens, (1768-1834) Roxbury, Massachusetts Circa 1822


Primary Wood: Mahogany, Gilt Pine
Secondary Wood: White Pine

Height: 40 inches
Width: 10 inches
Depth: 3 inches

The lower tablet glass depicts the Pennsylvania State Capitol Building in Harrisburg. The building was completed in 1822 but was destroyed by a fire in 1897.

Reference: A nearly identical example is illustrated in Steven P. Petrucelli and Kenneth A. Sposato, American Banjo Clocks, figure 99.

Item Number LLC 36

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