"Lemuel Curtis" Gilt-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, New England, gilt acorn finial above the roman numeral painted iron dial, rope-molded frames enclosing the reverse-painted tablets, lower tablet depicting a naval scene, eight-day time-only movement engraved L. Curtis, regulated by a brass-faced pendulum bob engraved Warranted by Lemuel Curtis, ht. 33 in.
repairs to case and brass bezel, new glue blocks in bottom box, repainted and associated dial, re-gilded, repairs to bottom board, later glasses, Curtis engravings on mechanism and pendulum most likely later additions.
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