4 posts tagged longcase clocks

Antique Clock Shop

Buy Your Collectable Antique Clocks from the Antique Clock Shop. Make a wise investment ... Interest in antique clocks is growing and the antique clock shop offers an excellent selection of rare and collectable clocks. From the simple alarm clock, which owes its existence to more than 6,000 years of thinking about time and tinkering with devices to accurately mark its passing, to collectable antique clocks that reflect the times and periods of their manufacture. A good quality antique ... Continue Reading

Dating Antique Clocks

Tips to help you estimate the age and date of your antique clock. Dating Antique Clocks can be an exact science providing you have the right reference books and the proper experience. However, if you don't there are various little things that can help when dating antique clocks. Like knowing when certain features were introduced or certain materials became available. A few simple things that can point you in the right direction and at the correct period for your antique wall clock, ... Continue Reading

Buying Longcase Clocks

5 Things You Must Check Before Buying A Grandfather or Longcase Clock Buying longcase clocks or Grandfather clocks as they are more commonly known gives us an opportunity to purchase one of the very few actual working pieces of antique furniture However, you should be aware that buying a longcase clock that doesn't actually work can represent significant financial risk. The mechanical movements in antique longcase clocks have probably been around for hundreds of years. They may have been ... Continue Reading

Collecting or Buying Antique Longcase Clocks

One of the very few working mechanical pieces of antique furniture you can buy today, antique longcase clocks are very collectible and much sought after. However, before you buy a longcase clock you should be aware of some things that can go wrong. Buying a wrong-un could be very expensive ... Continue Reading