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Bruce99

Bruce99

Pennsylvania, USA

I really enjoy collecting and restoring antique mechanical Mantel and Tall Case Clocks. Our Clock Collection is made up of mostly (but not exclusively) American MaI really enjoy collecting and restoring antique mechanical Mantel and Tall Case Clocks. Our Clock Collection is made up of mostly (but not exclusively) American Manufacturers like Seth Thomas, Ansonia, Ingraham, New Haven, Welch, Waterbury, Sessions, Gilbert, Herschede and Chelsea. We also have a small number of French and German Clocks. E-mail: basa78@juno.com (Read more)

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New Haven "Oriole" Mantel Clock from circa 1911 - Clocksin Clocks
Seth Thomas and Sons Mantel Clock No. 8026 from Circa 1872 - Clocksin Clocks
Herschede Tambour Mantel Clock, Model 2120 with Westminster Chime Movement No. 10  - Clocksin Clocks
Seth Thomas Chime No. 70 - Clocksin Clocks
J. C. Brown "Ripple Front" Beehive (Gothic Arch) Mantel Clock - Clocksin Clocks
Ansonia's "Poetry" Figural Mantel Clock - Clocksin Clocks
Our Ansonia "La Verdon" Royal Bonn Porcelain Mantel Clock, from circa 1901 - Clocksin Clocks
Ingraham "Acme" Wood Case Mantel Clock Restoration - Clocksin Clocks
Ansonia Royal Bonn Crystal Regulator No. 4 - Clocksin Clocks
Mid 20th Century Tall Case Dutch Marquetry Reproduction with an Antique French Morbier Movement   - Clocksin Clocks

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  1. Hello sam66. Thanks, but I have a lifetime supply already. Regards
  2. Thank you Manikin! :)
  3. Thank you Manikin!
  4. Thank you curiousntx
  5. Thank you ho2cultcha and Broken
  6. It looks like there is some identifying that has been partially obscured at the bottom of the dial. Perhaps the dial has slid down a little. If I had to guess, and I do, I would say that it reads "...
  7. Not sure but looks like you may have a Korean/Asian reproduction. Would need to see the movement to be more certain.
  8. Thanks again vcal!
  9. Thank you vcal!
  10. Thank you Mrstyndell and curiousntx for stopping and and leaving your "Love its". :)
  11. Thank you kwqd!
  12. Other than marketing, I can't think of a reason for an "O" series. Thanks for stopping by and for your "Love it" click!
  13. Hi, The style of your grandparents' clock is a "Pillar and Scroll". That style dates back to the 1820-30. Examples of those early clocks used wooden movements. I believe that your Mason and Sulliv...
  14. Hi, The Ansonia Clock's model name is on the label. It's a "Chelsea". See: http://www.clockprices.com/oak-ansonia-chelsea-shelf-clock.html
  15. Hello Walkingthefloor. Thanks for stopping by and for your "Love it" click! I'm sorry to say that I haven't heard of Tullybrook clocks before. Are there any other markings on the case, movement or...
  16. Wow keramikos, you come loaded for bear! Nice!! :)
  17. Wow! Display that one in a small aquarium or fishbowl! :)
  18. Thanks for the followup info! Begs another question, what the heck was it doing mounted on a wall of the rental? :)
  19. Hi, Welcome to Collectors Weekly: Clocks. Your heirloom New Haven, wood cased mantel clock is Model "C" from their "Camden Line". The other two are "A" and "B". Here's an example of an "A": htt...
  20. Some of eBay's prices are crazy high. See this as an alternative: https://timesavers.com/i-8948353-6-000-brass-ansonia-double-end-trademark-key.html Be cautious winding an antique, spring-power...
  21. Hi! Welcome to Collectors Weekly: Clocks lumeux! Your heirloom Sessions Black Mantel Clock is called the "Baldwin" and it is from circa 1923. Your example could have been manufactured a few years ...
  22. Greetings Outwo and welcome to Collectors Weekly, Clocks! You have an Ansonia "Waco" from circa 1901. You can probably get an "Ansonia" Winding/Regulation Key on eBay. Alternatively, if there is ...
  23. I think that you'll probably need to find a good woodworker to fabricate and stain a replacement spire/finial to match the existing ones. Good luck and thanks for sharing such a remarkable piece!
  24. Hello, Welcome to Collectors Weekly: Clocks! I'm not certain but it looks to me like you have one of "Sentinel" Tambour models that Seth Thomas offered to the public. They were circa 1925-1930. Th...
  25. Thank you SEAN68! With all of the beautiful pieces you've posted here, that's very kind of you to say. Thanks for the love.
  26. Hi and welcome. See this link for some details: https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/9296349_a-seth-thomas-advance-mantel-clock-with-alarm
  27. Thank you mtg75 and MooreAntique for stopping by and for your "Love it" clicks.
  28. Thank you rlwindle!
  29. Thank you egreeley1976 and mtg75 for your "Love It" clicks!
  30. Thank you manikin!
  31. Thank you Manikin, oldpeep and Lady_Picker for your Loves. Much appreciated!
  32. Thank you Chevelleman69, oldpeep, and Searching1!
  33. Vynil33rpm, aura, vintagelamp, and MooreAntique... Thank you! Much appreciated. :)
  34. Cisum, sugargirl, Alfie21, blunderbuss2, and shughs... Thank you for stopping by and for your "Love it" clicks. You're all very much appreciated.
  35. Thank you PhilDMorris for your "Love it" and for your very kind comments. There are many great clocks on the site and we thank you for the compliment! Thank you! Thanks also for your "Love it" clic...
  36. In order to help identify your clock, please provide the following: Any and all information printed, stamped or labeled on the dial, movement, case, pendulum and key. This includes names, trademar...
  37. Thank you aura!
  38. I would suggest that you register at the NAWCC.org's online forums (https://mb.nawcc.org/) and post your clock there also. Probably the "General Clock Discussions" Forum would be where I would start....
  39. Heart felt Thank yous to: Alfie21 kivatinitz blunderbuss2 and RichmondLori Thanks again!
  40. Very nice piece. I was surprised to learn that it was sculpted from coal. Great geological history (from someone who lives in PA!)
  41. Thank you to: Vynil33rpm Cisum Fortapache Manikin dav2no1 vetraio50 kwqd PhilDMorris (Thanks also for your kind and thoughtful comments) BHIFOS vcal and Newfld (also thank you for your kind...
  42. Was that reface of deface? Nice rescue and what a great timepiece! Love it! Thanks for sharing.
  43. Thank you Ben and AnythingObscure for stopping by and for your "Love it" clicks of approval. Most appreciated!
  44. 'thank you kwqd and Alfie21 for stopping by and for your "Love it" clicks of approval.
  45. Thank you Newfld for your love and kind remarks. Thanks to all the rest of your for stopping by and for your Love its! Cisum, Vertrio50 BHIFOS blunderbuss2 and vcal. Best regards, Bruce
  46. There is this weapons "expert" on YouTube who really doesn't like Nunchucks. He calls them stupid, (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUWoUM4Wttc) but if Bruce Lee were still alive I think the critic w...
  47. Thank you vynil33rpm, fortapache and dav2no1 for your loves and thanks dave for your kind remarks. Hershcede did make some very nice clocks and their high-end movements were built like tanks. We bav...
  48. What a grand old classic in black! Enjoy that head-turner, man. I would love to just be riding along on the passenger side...just for the thrill of it. :) Thanks for sharing!
  49. Are you selling this clock?
  50. You're welcome MerrimanLyon. We really don't do appraisals on C.W. You can look at "Sold" listings on eBay to get some idea of what certain clocks, or styles of clocks are currently selling for. S...
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