Rare Antique Welch Walnut Conquistador Kitchen Parlor Mantel Mantle Shelf Clock
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Rare Antique Welch Walnut Conquistador Kitchen Parlor Mantel Mantle Shelf Clock :
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You are offerding ona wonderful oldkey windE.N.Welch clock. The wood case isvery nice; Its walnut!Beautiful ArtNouveau carvings with some minor damage to gallery section. If you look carefully at the bottom of the top section/ gallery decoration, you can see 2 dark spots where small pillars have been removed.& cracks to wood on bottom outside ends. If you clean the old blackened varnish off from where the pillars were, the cracks would probably be less noticeable. At a glance though; you can overlook them.No othervisible chips or cracks visible to wood case.Some very minor scratches.Niceotherwise ;cleanfinish.Tablet is clear glass with no visible damage to glass.. Unusual gold conquistador decoration is very rare to find! It shows a bit of wear with notice taken below dial to the right.Hinges & latch work fine.Pendulum weight appears original& is beautiful but shows some wear & tarnish to finish- again Art Nouveau. Bezelaround dial pan appears to be brass or brass plated& shows wear.Dial is hand painted ; showing some agecrackling, areas of wear& soil. Hands OK.Clockadvances timewith correct number ofstrikes every hour, & 1 every half hour.It's been losing time though so I adjusted the pendulum weight higher; Itmay need more adjustments still.Interior of case looks clean. There's a small hole though in backboard; I'm not sure why.A bracket has been addeded to back used for wall hanging.This fantasticclock measures aprox. 23 1/2" high x 14" wide x 4 3/4" deep in maximum dimensions.Keyis included but may not be original.Please ask questions before offerdingif I forgot to mention anything! Please allow my pictures as part of description!
Clock may need some minor adjustments after shipping.
.Please forgive flash glares showing as white spots.
<P> Please check my other listings for more beautiful old clocks.!!!!!.I'm always happy to combine packing for multi-winners. Check my calculator for 1 win. Combined shipping will be much less than adding together each individual USPS quote.
<P> Please ask any questions before offerding. I check e-mails every day, but allow adequate time for a response. I am always happy to combine wins to save on shipping costs. I usually ship USPS Priority, but offer options when Parcel Post is much cheaper than Priority.To US Buyers- Insurance is not calculated into shipping cost, but can be added at cost. ( will no longer allow it as a displayed option. They believe buyers get confused by this. LOL) I will not be held responsible for items lost or damaged in shipping. I live in the country so I can't offer same day shipping, but will always ship asap.
Please Note- USA buyers- Our PO closes every day at noon now. I must have cleared payment the night before to guarantee next day shipping. I try to pack in the mornings too,So sorry, butno guarantee.
International buyers- I welcome your offers too,but will only be able to ship your purchases on Monday through Friday on a 1 day delay.
Import duties, taxes, and charges are NOT INCLUDED in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to offerding / buying. These charges are normally collected by the delivering postal service company or when you pick the item up. I may not mark item values below value or mark items as gifts or samples.Insurance is only available with Priority shipping; not First Class.If you want your item insured, please e-mail me to adjust shipping cost, if necessary.
<P> No refunds unless I have grossly misrepresented an item. Be sure you want it before you offer. PAYMENT IS DUE WITHIN 7 DAYS! will automatically begin the non-paying buyer process on the 4th day after sale has ended! If you need more time to pay, please e-mail me prior to 4 days. No Checks/ No Exceptions! Sorry!
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