View other visitor’s posts, and help them if you can, here.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.Sometimes, however, the dial may have the name of a retailer, or other special name that was requested by the customer.
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.
” Most people do not collect antique clocks per se, but end up with one or two clocks that were handed down from family members.
Some people will see a clock at an antique store that would look good in a certain room of their house, and end up with it that way.
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.
Father-in-law's clock that was his grandmother's My father in law is 70 years old, and he acquired this clock when his grandmother died at over 80 years of age, but we would like to know it's history … The actual auctioneer was competing with me, but I won the clock. Looking for information on this cute little clock This clock was in my Mother's basement for many years and discovered after she passed away. Stone on the British Queen I have a clock that has a plate that states it was presented to Mr. As I am researching, I see that all the other clocks of this type might have been spray painted because the beautiful pink stone that is within the crown …
In this case, look at the movement for the name or trademark of the maker. The manufacturer does not put their name on the clock at all. The paper labels that were glued on many antique clocks are a wealth of information if they are still readable and intact. This is the second clock I am posting on this site. 1972 Pennwood Numechron Central Standard Time Metal Case This clock has a 1972 Pennwood Numechron flip clock mechanism but is housed in a case I have never seen made by them. Family Clock Moved From New Haven, CT to Cleveland, OH I have a mantel clock that was purchased by my ancestors who lived in New Haven, CT.
They tell you the name of the company (or clock maker) that made the clock along with the city, state, or country of origin. I came across this interesting Clock made by United Clock This clock was made by the United Clock Corp. The ID Tag is still attached and reads as follows: "United self-staring CLOCKS feature" … Unlike the first, the paper label on the back is intact. I was told that this clock was transported to the Cleveland, OH area …
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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.