Gustav Becker Factory Workers Becker clocks are not too difficult to identify. Athey Antiques has 160 items available. If I could find out that date, that would be an added bonus! The base is made of oak. Lots of pictures and text. GED, Seeing it is a full plate movement as opposed to a strap style my guess would be the very end of the 19th century to early 20th century which is when many manufacturers learned full plate metallurgy.
It was real interesting to read while I continue my investigation and endeavor to restore this for my father. Wall standoffs with Gustav Becker Anchor Logo. Ansonia had a lot of metal clocks and they had extensive line of enameled iron clocks. They were never called that before that. So the dial has a trademark and the movement has a trademark, and sometimes the pendulum bob has a trademark.
Read more about antique dwarf clocks. Trance, your clock style was quite popular from about 1910 to the mid 1920s. Junghans presents the world's first atomic solar clock.
View All Dealers Items. It is a wooded clock. The bases had these little spindly feet, and they tended to get broken.
The Phil grandfather clock burned up in the fires last year All gone! I think the most important thing to serious collectors is condition. But under great-grandson Helmuth Junghans the work of reconstruction was begun.
American Clock Pendulum Bob. Twin barrel eight day movement, bearing the makers crossed swords marks, strikes the hour and half hours. The motor is in the base of the clock and is driven by a quartz crystal circuit. All I know is that the movement is heavy. We have weekly deliveries to London and can arrange shipping anywhere in the world.
I came back and hung out my shingle, as they say. Please note, This dealer does not accept instant online payment for this item. Clocks Think of antique clocks, and a stately grandfather, German cuckoo, or Art D…. There appears to be only 2 pieces of glass. September 8th, 2013 at 4: April 24th, 2010 at 12:
They were inexpensive to make and they just took over. Erhard Junghans 1823-70 originally followed in his father's footsteps working as a designer in an Schramberg porcelain factory in the Black Forest. But the dealer himself may not know or investigate too closely , and there are, of course, some sellers who deliberately attempt to mislead buyers. My graduating class was only 17 people for the whole country.
In the very early days the tablets were hand-painted. This clock was supplied by Lakeside Ltd. Erhard and Xaver Junghans establish Junghans as a manufacturer of wall clocks, based in Schramberg, the heart of the Black Forest 1900:
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Now that I am retired, I want to get into reverse glass painting. I looking to know the proper way to pack a clock that old. Mehr Vermittlungs- und Finanzierungsprogramme finden Sie - je nach Verfügbarkeit - in der einzelnen Stipendienausschreibung der Stipendien-Suche. When Erhard Junghans, founder of the Junghans factory, died in 1876, his widow's son in law, Paul Landenburger, who had acted as business manager for Junghans, left to start his own factory Named Landenburger and Lang. National Institute of Standards and Technology. I have an old mantle clock — Ansonia.
Inlaid Mahogany 8 Day Grandfather Clock. Bruce Hannon June 29, 2018 at 10: Eisenbach clock fair "Beha-Land" is the last weekend in April and Furtwangen clock fair is the last weekend in August. This item is located in United Kingdom.
Unknown September 25, 2017 at 2: French mantel clocks were often ornately decorated, with later art deco-era clocks being made from marble or granite. You had a nice veneer but a pine case because the pine was readily available.
An OG clock is basically a great, big rectangle, and the frame on the front has sort of an S curve molding all the way around like a picture frame. Upon closer inspection, the clockworks are AGUL... So if you look at one of those, how the heck do you know? French mantel clocks were often ornately decorated, with later art deco-era clocks being made from marble or granite. The clock is 50 plus years old. I have a lovely Angelus chronograph desk clock gold colour metal,barometer temperature date time, looking for a price to sell.
Junghans and HAU movements more closely resemble American designs because early on, the Junghans family members labored and learned mass manufacturing techniques in Connecticut clock factories. April 6th, 2017 at 5: Weight is about 10 lbs. The back of the base is curved. This is all the first half of the century.