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Antique Tall Case / Grandfather Clock Disassembly tutorial

November 20, 2017

Antique clock specialist, Gary R. Sullivan shows the proper method of disassembling an antique Simon Willard Grandfather clock (tall case clock). For more ...

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Kovel: Time to buy a ticking clock

New Year's is the holiday represented by a clock. Some say a ticking clock is the heart of the home. Since modern digital clocks don't click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique and new versions....

www.inforum.com December 26, 2015

Ticking clock gives the home a heart

New Year's Eve is the holiday that is represented by a clock. Some say a ticking clock is the heart of the home. Since modern digital clocks don't click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique ...

www.journalnow.com December 25, 2015

Door County 2015 in Review, Part 2

8 – The city of Kewaunee unites to restore the world's largest grandfather clock, which has been a part of the city since 1976. 12 – The Women's Fund of Door County announces the creation of a $1.2 million endowment fund. 14 – Laura (Karstaedt ...

www.greenbaypressgazette.com December 29, 2015

Bob Oatley: Setting his own course

I watch him studying the ocean, a tall figure in a canvas hat, with a weather-beaten face. .. My father didn't sail - my grandfather did - although my father was an outstanding sportsman who played first-grade football and cricket. . Do the sums ...

www.smh.com.au January 10, 2016

Bachelor scholar leaves 112 tall clocks and a $9.7-million legacy benefiting ...

Samuel Slaymaker, executive director of Rock Ford Plantation, examines a few of the 30 antique Lancaster County tall case clocks donated by the late John J. Snyder, Jr. John J. Snyder Jr. Rock Ford Snyder 2. Buy Now. DAN MARSCHKA | Staff. Samuel ...

lancasteronline.com March 8, 2015

36 Hours in Eastern Tokyo

There's bound to be one alongside the old timbered house of Dote no Iseya, a tendon specialist since 1889 that has fittingly traditional décor: a few wooden tables, a small tatami-mat alcove and an ancient grandfather clock ticking in a corner. Try the ...

www.nytimes.com October 14, 2015

Readers Make Their Presents Known

A '60s vintage Formula One racecar with a spares package. . Our people could stand a bit taller, and our voices would be heard. . A trip in a time machine to watch Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig play for the Yankees, with my grandfather in the stands ...

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Kovel: Time to buy a ticking clock - INFORUM

A late Victorian home probably had a black mantel clock placed above the fireplace or an octagonal schoolhouse clock with a "drop" section hanging below the face. The round alarm clock didn't appear until the 1880s, but there still are some being made. And 20th-century styles include plain wooden Mission or simple Art Deco clocks. Today clocks come in many strange shapes and sizes. There even is an alarm clock that rolls off the table to the floor so you have to get out of bed to turn it off. But these clocks only tell time—they don't tick. Q: I'd like information about a treadle sewing machine I've had for several years. It has a metal plaque attached that says "Manufacd by the American Button-Hole Overseaming and Sewing Machine Co. , Phila. What can you tell me about it. A: The American Button Hole & Overseaming Company was founded in Philadelphia in 1863. Later the name became the American B-H O & Sewing Machine Co. and still later it was called the American Sewing Machine Co. The... Q: Does an engraved name on a pewter trophy decrease the value of the trophy.

Ticking clock gives the home a heart - Winston-Salem Journal

Some say a ticking clock is the heart of the home. Since modern digital clocks don’t click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique and new versions. But check to be sure the clock case is not more than 8 feet high unless you have a room with an extra high ceiling. There are many other types of antique clocks that might be your favorite. Look for the banjo clock, named for its shape, first made about 1800, or the rectangular carriage clock found after the 1820s. Children like German-carved wooden cuckoo clocks made since the 1700s or even more modern plastic versions. A late Victorian home probably had a black mantel clock placed above the fireplace or an octagonal schoolhouse clock with a “drop” section hanging below the face.

Tall-Case Clock Expands Scholarship in Lower Southern Piedmont - Maine Antique Digest

Note the fine reeded panels on this circa 1815 tall-case clock attributed to James Mattison, Anderson County, South Carolina. Dealer Keith McCurry bought the Mattison clock for $22,800 (est. $4000/6000). It was the top lot of the sale. Philip Toussaint bought it for $11,400 (est. The 27¾" x 25¼" x 12½" tiger maple desk with white pine secondary was attributed to a New England maker circa 1770. An Internet bidder beat back six phone bidders to take it for $6600 (est. $3000/5000). A 29 3/8" x 17 5/8" x 13¼" southern walnut and cherry spice or valuables cabinet with compartmentalized interior went to Philip Toussaint for $10,200 (est. $3000/5000). The Wootens found no other examples of an original menu for a 1908 dinner honoring Mark Twain. It sold to an Internet bidder for $540 (est. Derided as “instant antiques,” they have been showing up at auctions in the United States.

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Kovel: Time to buy a ticking clock

Since modern digital clocks don't click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique and new versions. But check to be sure the clock case is not more than 8 feet high unless you have a room with an extra ...

www.inforum.com January 1, 2016

Every home should include a clock that ticks

Since modern digital clocks don't click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique and new versions. But check to be sure the clock case is not more than 8 feet high unless you have a room with an extra ...

www.heraldnet.com December 30, 2015

Every home ought to have an old ticking clock

Since modern digital clocks don’t click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique and new versions. But check to be sure the clock case is not more than 8 feet high unless you have a room with an ...

www.tylerpaper.com December 28, 2015

Antiques & Collecting: Every house should have at least one clock that ticks

Since modern digital clocks don’t click, every home should have an old clock. The tall case or grandfather clock can be found in antique and new versions. But check to be sure the clock case is not more than 8 feet high unless you have a room with a high ...

www.dispatch.com December 27, 2015

What time is it - GrandFather Clocks

... 8 feet 10 inches tall #clocks #antiques #oak #furniture I will have the ceilings raised to make this fit... Oak heavily carved 9-tube grandfather clock by R. J. Horner (N.Y.), 8 feet 10 inches tall Horner tall case clock | Oak heavily carved 9-tube ...

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the clock of my dreams... Montgomery Co., Pa. Chippendale walnut tall case clock, late 18th c.

Open an antique shop to display all my Nan's antique ... If she is lucky, they will share it with her. Clock Hourglass Time: A monumental, 10-foot-tall carved oak grandfather #clock, by R. J. Horner, 19th century. Clock Hourglass Time: A monumental ...

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At Oley show, antiques have fascinating stories to tell

No, but Jeanne Floyd's got a 39-star flag at her stand in Antiques In the Valley ... One last trivia question: How did grandfather clocks get their name? Harry Floyd, an expert on tall-case clocks, provided the answer. In 1875, American songwriter Henry ...

www.readingeagle.com June 20, 2015

Books

American Backcountry Tall Clock

Walt H. Sirene.2015.256 pages.

This 256 page free download is a fascinating and wide ranging study that...

Dixie Clockmakers

Pelican Publishing.1979.ISBN: 1455603600,9781455603602.

Encyclopedia of Antique American Clocks

Krause Publications.2004.ISBN: 9781440227615,1440227616.368 pages.

From old schoolhouse clocks to stately grandfather clocks, the Encyclopedia...

Restoring Grandfather Clocks

Robert Hale Limited.1995.ISBN: 0719802709,9780719802706.235 pages.

The grandfather clock, an entirely new kind of furniture, first appeared in...

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