Now this doesn’t mean you should carry a checklist around with you (unless you’re very stealthy) or believe all women will be terrible to you, but be cautious.
Some people will see a clock at an antique store that would look good in a certain room of their house, and end up with it that way.However you might end up with your special clock, you probably would like to identify, date and generally learn more about it. You can post your clock here for other visitors to see.Post the clock you would like to learn more about here.View other visitor’s posts, and help them if you can, here.There are many ways to identify and date an antique clock. But some of the most common things to look at first are usually the most helpful.
First, look for the obvious signed dial, and/or movement.
At a garage sale, I bought two of what I've come to learn is called a "Clock Jack" for turning kettles over the fireplace hearth. Kienzle Nutwood & Palisander Art Deco Mantel Clock This clock was purchased on Ebay from a seller who purchased it in Dusseldorf. 130 yr old kitchen gingerbread clock We actually got this clock as a wedding present 33 years ago, and need help identifying it so we can sell it. I do not know anything about this clock and I cannot find anywhere on the clock …
He claims it was made in the 1920s, but I'm not so sure. Father's Seth Thomas Wood Mantel Clock 1969-1974 I have a clock given to my father who is now deceased. The following information is easily seen on the clock: Seth Thomas …
They tell you the name of the company (or clock maker) that made the clock along with the city, state, or country of origin.
This may also help to date the clock since many companies changed either their name, or place of manufacture many times in the course of time.
SETH THOMAS - Is it a Merrimac or Monitor ship's bell clock?