Kovel: Time to buy a ticking clock
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....
January 1, 2016
Kovels: Bargains are out there for curly maple furniture
It has a two-board top, turned legs and old brass handles. The antiques are well made of solid wood, and, although already almost 200 years old, probably will be useful for another hundred or more. . Q: I'd like to sell a wall clock I've had ...
July 16, 2015
Man keeps ticking as he collects, fixes clocks
For fun, he built a “barber clock” with backward numbers so the patron in a barber's chair looking in a mirror can properly read the reflection of the clock on a wall behind him. Another room of his shop has a chest of drawers that are filled with ...
March 8, 2015
Jimmy Hayes keeps ticking as he collects, fixes clocks
Hayes knows about fixing clocks. He has a fixation about clocks. In his retirement, the man who started Hayes Manufacturing from his carport over half a century ago spends most of his days in the old clock shop he built next to his home. All kinds of ...
March 6, 2015
Ashland resident donates clock to historical society
That piece of history is the wooden case of a Waterbury Clock Co. regulator (pendulum) wall clock that hung on the wall in the P.L. Loeper Jewelry Store at 935 Centre St. The clock According to Wikipedia, in 1854, Waterbury, Connecticut-based brass ...
February 15, 2015
Newish house, repurposed antiques inside
Off the kitchen, a former ice chest serves as a pantry, and an old factory time clock keeps ticking away. They've The guest bedroom headboard was created from a vintage fireplace mantel, and the nightstands started their lives as antique garden carts....
October 31, 2014
Art on the Wrist: Mother of Pearl on Dials
Such clocks occasionally appear at auction such as in 2012 when a red tortoiseshell, mother of pearl, brass and pewter marquetry mantel clock, dating from Louis XIV sold for €8,750 ($11,225) at Sotheby's Paris, while last year a Dutch gold pocket watch ...
November 5, 2014
Howard Miller 613-182 Lynton
Howard Miller Britannia Nautical Desk Clock 613 467 ... Sheely's Furniture & Appliance - Clocks - Table and Mantel Clocks Ohio, Youngstown, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Polished and lacquered solid brass ship's wheel clock rests on a mahogany ...
October 2, 2015
A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU AND SEVRES PORCELAIN MANTEL CLOCK
This superb clock, combining a beautifully chased gilt-bronze case and richly decorated Sèvres porcelain plaques painted by Charles-Nicolas Dodin and Antoine-Joseph Chappuis, is an exquisite example of the luxury goods produced for the fashionable ...
December 10, 2014
ANTIQUE 8 DAY SETH THOMAS #2 REGULATOR WALL CLOCK WEIGHT MOVEMENT-CABLE & PULLEY For Sale - New and Used
HI, PLEASE NOTE: WE ARE SEASONED SELLERS WITH GREAT WATCHES , CLOCKS , ANTIQUES AND JEWELRY TO SELL. WE STARTED A NEW NAME MOSTLY FOR OUR VAST COLLECTION OF INCREDIBLE WATCHES AND CLOCKS .... WE WILL OFFER FROM TIME TO TIME , WATCH AND CLOCK PARTS AND FOR ...
April 29, 2014
COBB & Co. Clocks Announce the Upcoming Arrival of Its Timepiece Collection in the USA
COBB & Co. Clocks, renowned for its signature range of brass and wooden clocks announces the upcoming arrival of its timepiece collection in the USA ... Handcrafted from solid plantation pine, it allows for an exquisite finish that visibly details the ...
July 22, 2013
Bulova Anniston Mantel Clock
This gorgeous mantel clock offers a solid wood veneer case and walnut finish. The two drawers are totally functional. Accented in with a polished brass-finish, this clock is sure to add that splash you've been looking for! Requires 1 AA battery (not included).
February 10, 2013
Howard Miller 630-198 Newley Mantel Clock
We just purchased this clock for our family room mantel and absolutely ... hands are not a solid black, but a marbled grey and black which adds to the clock looking like an antique. Also of note is that this clock does not have a brass bezel on the crystal ...
January 20, 2013
Hermle – Polished Nickel, Piano Finish, 4-Bell Chimes, Chigwell 22801740352
The astrolabium has a solid wood base mahogany finish with a polished brass plate and crystal glass dome ... it at Clockway.com - German Hermle Black Forest Astrolabium Quartz Mantel Clock - JHE1479 Through the visible highly intricate gear train system ...
January 3, 2011