Exceedingly Rare Waltham Girandole Clock, Serial #1 of Less Than 50 Made, Hammers for $17,255 at Gordon S. Converse & Co. Auction, Dec. 28

The clock was the top lot of the 400 or so lots that changed hands at a sale held in Malvern, Pa.
(MALVERN, Pa.) – An exceedingly rare and important Waltham girandole (ornate banjo) clock, made around 1900 and with a serial number of 1, making it possibly the first of fewer than 50 made, sold for $17,255 at an auction held Dec. 28 by Gordon S. Converse & Co. The auction was held at the Peoples Light & Theater Company in Malvern, west of Philadelphia.
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