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  1. 890 stamped on the movement is August 1890 .
  2. He has such an engaging smile . And warm and inviting eyes . Reminds me of a favorite uncle .
  3. What ? Why would you paint it ?
  4. I believe you are right . I have never seen that model .
  5. Radar wave guide . Check :
  6. That is the most beautiful ! Can you add some dimensions ? How long is the fire box ? Thank you
  7. If you are missing the bottom wood it can be found at , No. 14712. on page 24 .
  8. camming device used by rock climbers .
  9. Used to remove bark from logs .
  10. That is a photographers dark room lantern .
  11. Made by Kraft Behrens in Leipzig . 1900 to 1910 . Most of these used brass on the case trim . Polish if you must . Use silver polish on the dial VERY CAREFULLY .
  12. Four months with no responses . Perhaps his name is not Teddy !
  13. Novel concept !
  14. No , it is not a Ford Model K .
  15. This is an agate burnisher . It is used to burnish gold leaf .
  16. The tool for making hooked rugs .
  17. Perhaps this chair is by Charles Rohlfs ,Arts & Crafts period .
  18. After 1902 .
  19. Move the hour hand back one hour . It's a friction fit on the hour tube .
  20. A stone carver would use this to texture the surface . Handle has been shortened/broken .
  21. Perhaps General Billy Mitchel .
  22. This was originally a treadle on a sewing machine or jigsaw foot powered machine .Someone has welded four steel pegs on it to make a footrest or who knows what ?
  23. Have you removed the hands and dial ? You must see the movement to look for the makers marks . No one can answer you questions from seeing a photograph . The same applies to the other clock you posted...
  24. That is not a tobacco pipe . It is a holder for smoking a cheroot , a short cigar .
  25. Search for like examples as "victorian door bell". You are missing the T handle for the outside of the door.
  26. Is the back marked Allach ? Then it would be old .
  27. A driedle .
  28. Stair saw .
  30. Reading lamp to attach on bed headboard . If wiring is bad have it replaced.
  31. Look at the movement inside the case. Is it one day or eight day ? Nneds smaller or larger weights. The movement should be marked with the pendulum length in centimetres. Replacements are available fr...
  32. Appenzell is a Swiss town. This is a souvenir piece for tourists.
  33. Found with GOOGLE.................
  34. A GOOGLE SEARCH (it is free) will bring up among many others to supply a leather you install. It doesn't sound like you have been very kind to the desk.
  35. The first image is the back of the button. The front brass cover is missing making it very hard to pin down. You should add the diameter in millimeters, material (brass or steel), and WHERE it was fou...
  36. Try some good auto body shops. That is just like straightening a fender. But easier since it is all straight lines. I too have driven over a tool box !
  37. Do not restore it. Not even the wheels. It's all original !
  38. That shows both sides .
  39. Valve spring compressor tool made by K-D Tool.
  40. It's a CARP from a weather vane .
  41. These are trammels. One was used hanging in a fireplace to raise or lower a cooking pot. A household seldom needed two.
  42. Not so Bruce. There is another post about the Seth calendar clock.
  43. Do you have a specific question ? Do you have the key and pendulum ? Just what are you afraid of ? Being bitten ? A bomb ? Being sued ? The clock was made in Jan. 1881
  44. Yes, Bruce, thank you. PARLOR not OFFICE ! Close, but no cigar for me.
  45. The clock on the right is a Seth Thomas Office #5. It is time, strike on a bell, and a perpetual calendar. On the back is usually a stencil 1" high in black paint. A letter and four digits. The letter...
  46. WOW ! Such a great piece of history.
  47. Trolly car bell. Google image for examples.
  48. Yes, mcheconi, this dummy recognized another dummy right away. But wouldn't the film be HUGE ?
  49. Very nice. But.............can you still buy film for these cameras ?
  50. Is it to keep a loaf of bread fresh ?
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Loetz Sheashell vase unknown decor ca. 1903