SETH THOMAS SENTINEL 1 - 1928 ANTIQUE MANTLE CLOCK

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 25, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
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SOUND FILES OF THE SENTINEL 1 - 1928 ARE ATTACHED AT THE END OF THIS LISTING - LISTEN AND ENJOY!

OFFERED TODAY IS A "SENTINEL NO. 1 - 1928" TAMBOUR MANTEL CLOCK MADE BY SETH THOMAS, AND LISTED IN TRAN DUY LY'S "SETH THOMAS CLOCKS AND MOVEMENTS" V2 3D EDITION PAGE 695. THIS IS THE 1928 VERSION OF THE SENTINEL 1, WITH PREMIUM DIAL, PREMIUM HANDS AND HIGHEST GRADE RIBBON MAHOGANY CABINET - A CLASSIC AND ALL-ORIGINAL ANTIQUE SETH THOMAS TIME AND STRIKE TAMBOUR IN EVERY RESPECT!!

THE SENTINEL 1 PRESENTS ITSELF IN A CLEAN AND CLASSIC MANNER - TYPICAL OF THE LATE 1920'S - AN APPROPRIATE DESCRIPTION WOULD BE "SIMPLE ELEGANCE" YET DISTINCTIVE IN ANY DECORATIVE SETTING - A PLEASURE TO VIEW . YOU WILL LOVE THIS CLOCK!!! - I KNOW I DO!!!

THE ORIGINAL ANTIQUE SILVERED DIAL WITH RECESSED BLACK ARABIC NUMERALS WAS SETH'S PREMIUM VERSION OF THE PERIOD, AND IS IN SUPERIOR CONDITION. COMPLEMENTING THE DIAL ARE THE ORIGINAL SETH THOMAS SIGNATURE CUT STEEL "S" AND "T" HANDS, QUITE NICE!!

THE FINISH ON THE HIGH GRADE MAHOGANY CASE HAS BEEN PROFESSIONALLY PRESERVED, CONDITIONED AND RESTORED - NOT REFINISHED; THE RICH MAHOGANY GRAIN AND THE GENTLE TAMBOUR CURVES HIGHLIGHT THIS CLOCK'S CHARACTER, BOTH AS AN ANTIQUE AND AS A DECORATIVE ACCESSORY WHEN DISPLAYED. THE SENTINEL 1 CASE IS FLAWLESS - THIS
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