Clocks, Watches, and Antiques at Schmitt Spring Sale
59-8 regulator wall clock was an eight-day time-only weight-driven movement in a walnut case with burl and ebonized highlights and a black-painted iron dial with gold numerals and hands and a damascene nickel-plated pendulum. The circa 1885 clock sold ...
July 28, 2015
Russian Belts Tighten, Affecting Tastes for the Finer Things
Experts, including economists and real estate agents, said sellers are either desperate for cash or fleeing abroad, taking their money with them, while buyers are shunning the Rococo-style castles that are something of an area trademark. “People do not ...
July 8, 2015
Weekly Roundup of eBay Vintage Home Finds
Want to add some fab, eco-friendly style to your home but have no time to page through thousands of eBay listings? Then just sneak a peek at my Weekly eBay Roundup of Vintage Home Don't miss the 1950s Rispal floor lamp table, the Tiffany sterling ...
July 13, 2015
Russians rethink tastes in the finer things
Experts, including economists and real estate agents, said sellers are either desperate for cash or fleeing abroad, taking their money with them, while buyers are shunning the Rococo-style castles that are something of an area trademark. "People do not ...
July 9, 2015
Chesterfield sofa sparks decor idea
Mr Ray Tay and his wife Janet Khoo (both above, with their son Xander Mr Ray Tay and his wife Janet Khoo bought a dark brown leather Chesterfield sofa and designed their industrial-classic retro home around it. PHOTO: TIFFANY GOH FOR THE STRAITS ...
July 17, 2015
The Chic Apartment: Keep mine cool
This open-concept storage style works for Mr Tang as he does not do heavy-duty cooking, but boils and steams food instead, so minimal cleaning is needed. Mr Ong says: "His ideas were very PHOTO: TIFFANY GOH FOR THE STRAITS TIMES. While most home ...
July 17, 2015
Hundreds of Watches Are Stolen but a Victim Remains Undaunted
Today, it is crammed with timepieces of every size, from piles of pocket watches to standing clocks to wristwatches that hang from hooks like bunched bananas. Two people cannot comfortably Next to it was a large hole in the wall. It looked like the ...
May 29, 2015
Flipping used cellphones from Craigslist on eBay? Good side money? Anyone really do this?
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May 23, 2015
A name for a handmade card business?
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December 31, 2014
Tiffany Mini-Pendant Light - 5979-20
The aged bronze stem has a warm, reddish-brown hue that brings out the opal glass. This classic Tiffany-style mini-pendant turns heads when placed over a kitchen island, in a dining nook or even grouped over a bar or gaming table. The pendant comes with ...
October 23, 2014
Tiffany gives cautious 2014 forecast
Tiffany, known for its blue boxes and Fifth Avenue flagship store in Manhattan, forecast a profit of $4.05 to $4.15 per share this fiscal year. Wall Street analysts projected $4.28 a share, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S. After a painful 2012 ...
March 21, 2014
Seth Thomas Wall Clock, ca. 1890
All I know is it's a pretty clock. APPRAISER: It is a pretty clock. It was made by the Seth Thomas Clock Company. They were considered the Tiffany of Connecticut clockmakers. They were really a great company that made really high-end clocks and then some ...
February 2, 2014
25 in. Square Wall Clock
This wall clock features an antique style square wooden frame in an antique brown. The beige clock face has dark roman numeral lettering, making the clock easy to read. Wood. Color/Finish: Antique brown. Operates using one AA battery (not included).
December 10, 2013
New atomic clock's precision 'groundbreaking'
The devices won't fit on your wrist, or even on your wall. Because of all the laser equipment and technology necessary for this level of precision, the atomic clock and all of its components occupy a space about the size of a dining room table, Ludlow said.
August 23, 2013