Dating antique wall clocks
But you can't afford to hibernate until spring, so wake to this clock radio that simula CIRCA 1810, THE MOVEMENT SIGNED AND NUMBERED ' NO.
547 LEROY' The circular dial with Roman chapter ring and matted center with subsidiary rings for date and day-of-week, with blued steel Breguet style hands, the movement accessed below the bust and with Day Wall Clock This is a very original and highly decorative wall clock. Silver dial with champlevé enamel and basse taille enamel; with dials for date, the days of the week and the hours, large and small apertures show the age and phase of the moon.
Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook accounts.
Famous American clockmaker Seth Thomas began his career as an apprentice to renowned clockmaker Eli Terry in 1807, but by 1810, he had purchased the clock factory from Terry and had begun producing his own clocks.
Antique bracket clocks are also known as spring clocks or table clocks.
We can assure you that even those customers who are very demanding, have managed to make their choices here.
Examine the hands on the face of the dial as they are a very distinctive, telltale feature.
Up until 1875, the hands featured an embellishment a third of the way down from the top that resembled a small bird with wings and tail protruding from the clock hand.
The dials on the English wall clocks tends to be either painted or silvered brass. All our antique wall clocks are sympathetically restored to high standards in our own workshops and are guaranteed.
Our collection of antique English bracket clocks date from the late 17th century to the 19th century.