Pre 1900 Antique Waterbury Parlor Gingerbread Clock

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 19,2011
  • Channel: Online Auction
1857 - Waterbury was founded in 1857 . The Waterbury Clock Co . became an icon in American homes. The Waterbury Clock Co . produced a large number of wall and mantle clocks in every medium from brass to wood to porcelain. The Waterbury Clock Co . also made watches ... Waterbury was founded in 1857 . The Waterbury Clock Co . became an icon in American homes. The Waterbury Clock Co . produced a large number of wall and mantle clocks in every medium from brass to wood to porcelain. The Waterbury Clock Co . also made watches, including the original Mickey Mouse watch. After surviving the Great Depression and WWII, the Waterbury Clock company became known as the US Time Corporation. The US Time Corporation is still in operation today
This is a Late 1890's Waterbury Clock Co. Parlor clock with gingerbread trim. It is in wonderful condition with no breaks, cracks, chips, or gouges. The glass is original and has original gold leaf design. Clock chimes on hour and half hour. Pendulum works wonderfully. Original gears and internal working and original key.
An excellent clock for displaying on mantel shelf or buffet or sideboard. This clock has been in my family since 1904 when my great grandfather was presented it as a gift upon the birth of my grandfather.
Clock size: 22 1/2" tall x 14 3/4" wide at base and 4 1/2" deep. Weighs 6.9 lbs

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