Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Book Of Time

In Clocks > Show & Tell and Wristwatches > Show & Tell.
Clocks1227 of 3828Ansonia clockMy Gilbert store clock
19
Love it
0
Like it

TreyTrey loves this.
antiqueroseantiquerose loves this.
toolate2toolate2 loves this.
bobbeebobbee loves this.
WARWAGON64WARWAGON64 loves this.
fleafinderfleafinder loves this.
pops52pops52 loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
blunderbuss2blunderbuss2 loves this.
walksoftlywalksoftly loves this.
vetraio50vetraio50 loves this.
Bruce99Bruce99 loves this.
CaperkidCaperkid loves this.
valentino97valentino97 loves this.
SEAN68SEAN68 loves this.
TassieDevilTassieDevil loves this.
Alan2310Alan2310 loves this.
mikelv85mikelv85 loves this.
jscott0363jscott0363 loves this.
See 17 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.


    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate


    Posted 5 years ago

    pw-collector
    (281 items)

    This is one of my miniature clocks that measures:
    Height of cover: 2-3/8"
    Width of book: 2"
    Height of opened book showing watch face: 1-5/8"
    Book closed is 1/2" thick
    The inside of the book cover is printed: Genuine Leather Made In U.S.A.
    When the cover is opened, the page with the watch springs up to hold the cover open and displaying the watch.
    The watch dial is marked: SWISS
    The wristwatch movement is marked:
    Swiss
    Unadjusted
    Deauville Watch Co.
    DOW
    Seventeen 17
    Jewels

    I don't believe Deauville Watch Co. is a watch manufacture. Most likely an importer of watch parts and assembled as shown.
    Interesting little conversation piece, (desk clock), added to my collection of watches, clocks, and old books.
    Thanks for looking,
    Dave

    logo
    Clocks
    See all
     1905 ANTIQUE ANSONIA PLATO JUMP HOUR DIGITAL FLIP MYSTERY DESK CLOCK NR
    1905 ANTIQUE ANSONIA PLATO JUMP HO...
    $1,575
     ANTIQUE ART DECO C.1935 NEW HAVEN FLIP PLATO DIGITAL DESK ELECTRIC CLOCK
    ANTIQUE ART DECO C.1935 NEW HAVEN ...
    $393
    1881 VINTAGE ANTIQUE USA ANSONIA STRIKES KEY WOUND BRASS ,PORCELAIN CLOCK
    1881 VINTAGE ANTIQUE USA ANSONIA ST...
    $115
    RARE Antique SWISS Mechanical Cupid & Hammer Signed Valitine Painting Desk Clock
    RARE Antique SWISS Mechanical Cupid...
    $635
    logo
     1905 ANTIQUE ANSONIA PLATO JUMP HOUR DIGITAL FLIP MYSTERY DESK CLOCK NR
    1905 ANTIQUE ANSONIA PLATO JUMP HO...
    $1,575
    See all

    Comments

    1. jscott0363 jscott0363, 5 years ago
      Dave,
      You have the neatest little clocks. This one is just great!!!
    2. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      jscott0363, I really like, what I call, my little miniatures. Thanks for the appreciation.
    3. Alan2310 Alan2310, 5 years ago
      Hello Dave
      I found a clock similar size today, call travelling clock, not that nice as that one but interesting one, try to post it soon.
      I love this one shape like book, is this one could be name travelling clock??

      Regards
      Alan
    4. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 5 years ago
      Really love this clock!!!!
    5. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Alan, It could be in the "traveling clock", "desk clock", "night stand clock" category. I would like to see the one you have.
      Thanks for the appreciation:
      mikelv85
      Alan2310
      TassieDevil (thanks for leaving the comment also)
      fleafinder



    6. Bruce99 Bruce99, 5 years ago
      Very neat. Never seen anything quite like it before! :)
    7. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Thanks for the appreciation:
      SEAN68
      valentino97
      Caperkid
      Bruce99 (thanks also for the comment)
      vetraio50
      walksoftly
      bb2
      Manikin
      pops52
    8. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Thanks Oroyoroyisthatyourhourse for the appreciation.
    9. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Thanks for the appreciation:
      fleafinder
      WARWAGON64
    10. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Thanks toolate2 for the appreciation.
    11. bobbee bobbee, 5 years ago
      Very nice and unusual watch!
      The "DOW" on the balance cock is for the Deauville (Ollendorff) watch corp.
      Pre-1965, I would say around the late fifties.
    12. antiquerose antiquerose, 5 years ago
      So creative !!
    13. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Thanks antiquerose for the appreciation.
    14. pw-collector pw-collector, 5 years ago
      Thanks Trey for the appreciation.

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.