Dallas, TX

I collect Art Deco Clocks, mainly marble but have a few wooden and metal ones. I love the clean lines of the art deco period. I also collect Beir Stiens, and fine I collect Art Deco Clocks, mainly marble but have a few wooden and metal ones. I love the clean lines of the art deco period. I also collect Beir Stiens, and fine art sculpture and prints from the Art Deco period. I have a number of Asian pieces that I have collected over the years and add to every now and then. I love literature and first editions which I also collect. By profession I am a Technical Writer. (Read more)


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Lawson Presentation Clock 1940-47, "Charles E. Sweet" Receipant  - Art Decoin Art Deco
French Art Deco Slave to Time Clock 1925-30 - Art Decoin Art Deco
Pekingese Pen Holder, 1920s-30s - Art Decoin Art Deco
Tymeter/Pennwood Art Deco/Mid-Century Clock. Model 900, 1968 - Art Decoin Art Deco
Pierrot Faience Clock, 1920s - Art Decoin Art Deco
1934 Handyhot Art Deco Toaster, Model AEUB, Chicago  Electric Manufacturing Co. - Kitchenin Kitchen
Cheeky Tele-Vision/Pennwood Model #700 Pin Up Clock, April 1957 - Mid-Century Modernin Mid-Century Modern
Tonala Mexican Cats  1974 and 1987 - Folk Artin Folk Art
1922 Cleoptre with Wire Frame Globe, E. Movier - Art Decoin Art Deco
Rethinking Pennwood Dates, 1934 Pennwood Advertisement - Advertisingin Advertising


  1. According to an advertisement this clock was called the Pennwood "Mercury" Russ
  2. Thanks, for the memories. Russ
  3. Thanks austrohungaro. Russ
  4. I had one of these in the early 60's. Russ
  5. Thanks Bruce99. Russ
  6. I have had Pekes all my life, love these little dogs and this.
  7. If one of those Mercury head dimes is a 1931 s it is worth a nice chunk of change.
  8. I had all of their monster kits, loved them.
  9. Upstatenycollector, I buy the motors off of eBay, depending how old the clock is, if it is one of the early 1934-36, most of those motors are open. If it is later model, make sure it is 1 rpm, ...
  10. Happy Birthday Kerry! I have a Snoopy/Woodstock phone stored out in my garage. I got it back in 1978, the number 5 on the dial pad, is screwed up. I keep meaning to get him fixed, but haven't so f...
  11. They were manufactured by Armor, about 1925. Cool Freebie. Your spot on value wise.
  12. It is a National cast Iron toy gun from 1925, Model number TG-25. http://mykeepies.com/toyguns%20pages/Cast%20Iron%20Automatic.html One is in the right column 4th down. Russ
  13. Thanks SEAN68, She is almost there. Russ
  14. Interest piece and artifact. Russ
  15. Saw one of these on American Pickers, cool.
  16. I would be glad to comment Valentino97, just let me know when they are up. Russ
  17. Thanks Chadakoin. Russ
  18. Is that a presentation/award plaque on the top of it? Russ
  19. Here's and interesting note John, this clock outsold the iconic Zephyr. Russ
  20. Well I see you are well on your way. Russ
  21. Cool thanks Bruce, I had been trying to look it up since it was given to me. Since I got it running again I am going to see if Jim wants it now. I will update the title. I think it is a neat clock....
  22. Here is the news story in the postal worker who got caught. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4msTrNn8Su8 Russ
  23. The opening should have read "So sorry this happened".
  24. Kerry, So this happened, I have had a long running battle with the USPS. When I moved to my present house, they held my mail up for about two month, even though I had a change of address on file a...
  25. Looks a wee bit blood thirsty.
  26. shareurpassion, I like the font also. Thanks
  27. Manikin, I think they are sophisticated and scream Deco also. Thanks
  28. I love Steamboat Willie.
  29. Leaping Lizards Sandy
  30. Happy Trails
  31. Thank you shareurpassion, I think so too. Russ
  32. Thanks Mike. Russ
  33. I just bought one of these myself, haven't posted it yet. I own the clock, the lamp, two change valets, and the bookends that go with this pirate set, this box makes it complete now. I have a lot o...
  34. It is not that usual for clock manufacturer to change styles, especially a Sessions clock, they had a wide variety of shapes and styles.
  35. John, I too converse with Randy and Neil. Here is a link I check in the morning. http://www.ebay.com/sch/Clocks-/397/i.html?_from=R40&_nkw=Lawson+clocks&_pppn=r1&scp=ce0&_rdc=1 And on Esty h...
  36. localjohn welcome to CW, I was a bit taken back when I read your message this AM. Impressive family you have there. If you check out my collection, besides Lawson clocks, you'll find a Lawson gas he...
  37. Here I come to save the day, that means that Mighty Mouse is on his way... Great watch and memories. Russ
  38. Love old Mickey 2
  39. Love old Mickey. Russ
  40. rocker-sd, Which plastic gear is broken, I have some parts clocks I could check. Russ
  41. Kerry, I have been grinning like an Opossum since it was delivered today.
  42. More than likely it is Czech. They produced numerous glass clocks with nondescript movements in the 30's and glass was plentiful.
  43. Thanks for all the loves. Bruce99 about the photos, my old cell phone bit the dust last Tuesday, so I got another one. I bought a Samsung Galaxy S5 Smartphone for a jolly I decided to use the phon...
  44. Li'l Abner, Daisy Mae, Mammy Yokam, Dogpatch, brings back memories. The musical they made of this comic strip was the first one I ever saw.
  45. Even though it is not old Sean, it is one of my favorite clocks. I have knocked it off the shelve that it stays on twice, the last time was this past Tuesday, both time the movement flew out and the...
  46. Seiko made one, I almost bought one, it had the old Mickey on it. Russ
  47. Bruce, Love the tall case clock, I have had two in my lifetime, one a Seth Thomas that my ex got in the divorce settlement, it had four tubular bells. I remember hearing it strike in the middle of th...
  48. Stunning clock.
  49. Thanks Manikin and inky.
  50. My great granddad Holcomb had one of these, thanks for sharing and bringing back some great memories. I was more impressed with the compass than the watch. He had nine sons (all boys), I am not sure...
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