Antique Seth Thomas, R. Kaiser 15 Day "orchid No. 1 Mantle Clock Runs Fantastic For Sale
Antique Seth Thomas, R. Kaiser 15 Day "Orchid No. 1 Mantle Clock Runs Fantastic
This is a Seth Thomas, R. Kaiser "Orchid No. 1 Brass Mantle Clock. The brass case is in pretty nice condition with only minor scratches and small signs of wear. The porcelain dial is perfect and the hands are original. The fancy embossed French style pendulum is I believe the original and is in very nice condition. The movement is signed "R. Kaiser", who designed movements for Seth Thomas Sons and Co. it has the small "ST" logo; I believe this movement was meant to compete with French imports. I have not had this clock long enough to watch it but I do believe it is a 15 day movement. I do see two issues one is the back door glass it is not beveled so my guess is it is a replacement the glass is very old it is wavy and has bubbles so it was replaced some time ago!!! There is a small flake in on side glass and the back door has a tight fit. This clock runs and chimes great and has a very nice old patina. The clock stands about 10 1/2" it is 7 3/4" at widest point across the foot and it weighs about 10.5 pounds. I think the key is original also but I'm not 100% sure on that fact!!! Thank you for your interest!
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THERE IS ON THIS sale! BUT IF THERE IS NOT ENOUGH offerS/buyers WE HAVE THE RIGHT TO END sale EARLY! Please remember if the sale has less than 12 hours will not let me respond to questions asked at that time.WILL NOT SHIP OUTSIDE THE USA UNLESS sale STATES OTHERWISE!!!The absence of a condition statement on effects of normal aging does not imply that the item is in like new condition or completely free from wear and tear, small imperfections or the effects of aging is present in 99% of all antique and vintage collectible items.I SELL VERY ECLECTIC MIX OF FINE QUALITY LIGHTING MOSTLY OIL LAMPS BUTALSOCLOCKS!! I CHECK THEM OUT WELL AND TRY TO EXPLAIN THEM AS BEST THAT I CAN, PLEASE LOOK AT THE PICTURES WELL!!! BECAUSE I WILL NO LONGER TAKE RETURNS BECAUSE THE COLOR OF THE LAMP DOES NOT MATCH THE CURTAINS THAT IS TOTALLY LUDICROUS!!!! SO IF YOU ARE NOT SURE PLEASE PASS ME BY THERE ARE OTHER LAMPS OUT THERE!! I'M SORRY TO HAVE TO ADD THIS POLICY BUT I'M SURE TRUE LAMP LOVERS WILL UNDERSTAND MY REASONING ON THIS ONE!!!
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