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All these items have dates and companies that used them along with the years they were in use. I just bought this sweet, pine grandfather clock...although I am not sure it qualifies since it has a battery in its face. However, I have no idea how old it is, the only thing I know is it's made by William L. New Haven 'Occidental' American Parlor Clock I don't know much about the clock. It was given to me in the late 1980's in Utah and all I know about it was the fellow said that the clock … Brass Swiss 8 Day alarm clock with brass ring stand My brother was a retired sargent major in the Marine Corp (deceased).
So, as you can see, there is a lot to learn if you want to do this yourself. Stone on the British Queen by friends and customers in high esteem and … Grandmother Clock which we think is made by JFC This clock was handed down from my Gran to my mother, I'm not really sure on the value of this clock as it is missing the pendulum. 1950s German - Switzerland Cuckoo Clock Regula plays Auf Wiedersehen This clock is approximately 50 plus years old. The back of the mantel clock has a label Wm L Gilbert Clock Co, Winnstead, Conn.. He owned a brass 8 day Cross travel alarm clock with a folding brass ring stand …
When I first started my antique clock collection, the first thing I noticed was how little I knew about the clocks I had.
There are so many styles and types of clocks, made by so many clock makers and from so many countries, that I was totally lost. I’m still a long way from knowing everything though.
If, on the other hand, you just want help identifying one or two clocks you happen to have, post it here. If you know anything about our visitor's clocks below, please help them out by sharing your knowledge. I bought this lovely mantel clock from a small auction in Leicester, 3 years ago. It is quite beautiful and is painted in toned down colors. This United clock was from a friend of my great aunt.
There are many ways to identify and date an antique clock. But some of the most common things to look at first are usually the most helpful.Found two Clock Jacks for cooking on a fireplace hearth. On the back is stamped The Sessions Clock Company, Forestville, … Hello, I need a lot of help in identifying this antique clock I have. ) Telechron Digitel 8138-6 Anolog clock that looks digital. Antique blue and white ceramic 8 sided clock I have a ceramic or porcelin 8 sided blue and white wall clock. Anyone know the history or maker of this clock We have this clock.don't know it origin or maker. If that is what they are, they are between the earth shapes up …At a garage sale, I bought two of what I've come to learn is called a "Clock Jack" for turning kettles over the fireplace hearth. Kienzle Nutwood & Palisander Art Deco Mantel Clock This clock was purchased on Ebay from a seller who purchased it in Dusseldorf. 130 yr old kitchen gingerbread clock We actually got this clock as a wedding present 33 years ago, and need help identifying it so we can sell it. I do not know anything about this clock and I cannot find anywhere on the clock … Has gears and little arms driven by gears that move panels. It has dutch wind mills with a house on the right, sailboat at the bottom, dutch girl with … Art Deco Flip Clock I picked this clock up at a yard sale many years ago. I am curious to find out its history and what it may be worth. Would like to know who made this clock and what date? This clock is that black wood color and has twin wood pillars on both sides. French Mantle clock silk thread movement Hello I purchased a French clock, with silk thread movement, it is a mantle clock and comes in two parts, it is guilded, it only has numbers on the movement, … 1790 This solid mahogany longcase 'grandfather's' clock has been in the family since purchased new circa 1790 near Philadelphia. Clock given to my grandparents as a wedding gift My father (now deceased) inhereted a Seth-Thomas clock which was given to my grandparents as a wedding gift around 1921 or 1922. However you might end up with your special clock, you probably would like to identify, date and generally learn more about it. You can post your clock here for other visitors to see.If these visitors have knowledge of your clock, they can post comments about it here.
This may also help to date the clock since many companies changed either their name, or place of manufacture many times in the course of time. New Haven Gothic Spring Clock - Trying to find out year and Value? A clock that could be rare and needs identiiying All I know about this clock is that is made by Seth Thomas.