Antique Seth Thomas Clock Westminster Chime Mantel Mantle Chime Bracket Clock For Sale
I do not profit from postage! Any payment that exceeds actual cost will be refunded. BUY-IT-NOW has not only ruined the fun of , but has made it easy for sellers to hide shipping cost in the sale and call it "free shipping". You, the buyer should know shipping is not free. Therefore,I state the actual shipping cost to be honest, not hide it in the sale.
I use Fedex, USPSor UPS for shipping
SORRY, NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING
SEE MY OTHER CLOCKS THIS WEEK.I AM SLIMMING DOWN MY is an elegant Seth Thomas Westminster Mantle Clock - Chime No. 72 with the top grade gold plated dial. This Westminster "Chime No. 72" Mantel Clock was made by the Seth Thomas Clock Company in Thomaston, Connecticut between 1920 and 1925. The Gothic style case is made of "A" grade mahogany. The gold plateddial is hand engraved with an intricatepattern and incorporates a silvered chapter ring withblack Arabic numerals.This clock is from my 50 year collection...time to slim down.
The movement is a 8 day wind hi-grade #113-A, andkeeps accurate time. I have owned this clock for many years and it has been well cared for. The chimes are Seth Thomas quality Westminster, ST was known for the best sounding report of deep tones resembling a much larger clock. It chimes on the hour, quarter, half and three quarter. The clock face has two smaller dials with graceful hands, one for regulating the time and one for silencing the chimes. The original pendulum and a key is included. There is no damage to the mahogany wood case.The casewas mildly refinished prior to my owning the clock however I believe the color has not been tampered with orredone, just the outer coat ofvarnish. There is NO checking of the finish.I believe the glass is original and in perfect condition. The clock hands are both original.The 2 smallupper hands for silencing and adjusting the speed are ever so slightly different,it is almost indiscernible. One may be a I will ship this clock double boxed. I pack very well using all new material. I will only ship this FedEx as USPS would wreck this clock in a heartbeat. If you have other ideas, let me know. Clock alone weighs 14 pounds.
If you are familiar with complexclocks,you should have no problem adjusting this clock after its arrival. If not, you may need to consult a knowledgeable clock person to fine tune the necessary adjustments.
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We do not think it is fair to mark-up postage, therefore you will pay what we pay. In fact, we loose several dollars as we do not charge for new boxes & packing material we purchase.
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Due to untraceable deliveries and uninsurable packages, we no longer ship out of the United States.
Multiple purchases are at no added shipping cost provided the weight and size do not create added expense. If you combine a free shipping sale and a shipping fee sale, The shipping fee sale will prevail.
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Most items are used or antique and may show some minor wear. Any wear that is significant will always be described and photographed. I will photograph and/or describe this to the best of my ability. The photographs I take are very good and show well, if you require more, let me know. Because of some "nit pickers", all measurements are to be considered close and approximate. Mechanical items, such as clocks and clock movements are sold without warranty. I will tell you if they are working, or not, at time of listing. Antique clock movements can be complex and delicate, often needing a bit of adjustment. I take a long time to study an item prior to listing. I know my items well, do not try to switch or ask for partial refund for simulated or false damage, as I have had in the past. I use new boxes and packing material. To protect us both, I video ALL items as they are packed to protect against fraud and shippers that may not want to pay damage insurance if they break items due to mishandling. However, I have not hade a single damage claim in over 4 years...we pack well! We will not take advantage of you for shipping fees. We almost always loose several dollars for shipping material, to top that, takes their percentage of shipping costs. What's that all />On Jul-28-13 at 20:09:19 PDT, seller added the following information:
DIMENSIONS are 14+3/4 tall by 10.5 at the widest of the base.
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