10 Unique Watches Up for Auction at Only Watch 2015
As watch-industry followers are surely aware by now, this fall will mark the sixth edition of Only Watch, a charity auction of unique timepieces whose proceeds benefit the Monaco Association against Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. We've already shown you ...
July 17, 2015
Breguet Watches: A History of Innovation
A new automatic Tradition has a cool seconds subdial counting down 60 seconds before snapping back; an all-new minute repeater delicately chimes the hours. But the brand's essence starts with Abraham-Louis Breguet, universally considered the greatest ...
May 15, 2015
Ralph Jimenez: Multifaceted Stewart Brand wants to alter our perception of ...
Atop the table was a pamphlet that let us know that we were in the Interval Cafe, home of the Long Now Foundation, creator of the Millenium Clock. The 200-foot-tall clock, which will be installed inside a hollowed-out chamber in Nevada's Mount ...
March 19, 2015
Clock maker winding down
Grandfather clocks, wall clocks and mantle clocks become heirlooms in some families. People get attached to their clocks. Grandmothers Those memories bring tears to Bull's clients when they first hear the musical chime of a long-dormant clock ...
February 11, 2015
Massive gift keeps nation's last clock school ticking
And clocks. More than 400 from all around the world. Cuckoos. Hundred day clocks. Grandfather clocks. Nautical clocks. Regulator clocks. Wall clocks. Mantel clocks. Alarm clocks. Some worked and others didn't. The collection represented numerous styles ...
February 27, 2015
A Giant Clock and a Giant Clamshell
Readers may recall that two similarly gigantic tubular-chime floor clocks, also retailed by Tiffany, were sold at Skinner almost exactly one year earlier, on November 2, 2013, for $84,000 and $72,000. Those were in quartersawn oak cases; this example's ...
February 5, 2015
Repairing wind-up clocks a passion for Waynedale store owner
Also on display is a working 1820-vintage pocket watch with an engraved sterling silver case featuring a Fuzee drive; a 1838 Vienna Regulator clock; and a 100-year-old Gustov Becker clock. Visitors to the shop will also find watches and bands, a large ...
February 3, 2015
Landrum shop owner keeps antiques running like clockwork
Vintage signs, clocks and other items line ... picking up a 100-year-old French carriage clock that looks practically new. It's polished brass, heavy for its size. It chimes every half hour. “They knew how to make things back then,” Howard said.
July 19, 2015
REGULADORA CLOCK CHIMES - AVE MARIA DE FATIMA
After his lawyer's press conference, former IPL chief Lalit Modifor the first time spoke to India Today's Rajdeep Sardesai spoke about the entire controversy surroundinghis travel documents that were approved byExternal Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.Here ...
June 16, 2015
Use wall clocks to enhance home decor
Hanging a wall-clock is pretty much ... are generally key-wound with chime silence options. Some of the many finishes available are cherry, oak, mahogany, and even leather. However, for a more stylish touch, go in for antique wall clocks.
February 24, 2015
ANTIQUE 8 DAY SETH THOMAS #2 REGULATOR WALL CLOCK WEIGHT MOVEMENT-CABLE & PULLEY For Sale - New and Used
DETAILED PICTURES BELOW "HTML" FORMAT, MAY TAKE A FEW SECONDS TO LOAD NICE CLEAN SETH THOMAS #2 REGULATOR WEIGHT DRIVEN WALL CLOCK MOVEMENT AND MOUNTING BRACKET AS SHOWN . ITS A REPRODUCTION MADE AND NOT SIGNED FOR YOUR WORN OUT MOVEMENT , OR IF YOUR ...
April 29, 2014
Do it yourself antique clock repair: What you can (and can't) do
There is a second power source if the clock has a chime. Not all clocks have chimes ... The remaining 1% of common problems in an antique clock is a broken spring. The springs in a clock are small but are just as dangerous as a large one.
July 26, 2013
Antique clock stolen during Victoria robbery
VICTORIA – Victoria police hope the public will chime in with clues as officers try to locate an antique wall clock taken during a robbery in the capital city. Officers were called Thursday afternoon to a neighbourhood just east of Victoria’s downtown ...
July 26, 2013