Category Archives: Shelf / Mantel / Desk Clocks

Clocks that sit on a shelf, a mantel or desk for display.

#315 English Westminster Chime Tambour: $200

315 English Tambor 2

          A beautiful English oak case for the three (3) train clock which keeps the time, striking on the hour and using the Westminster chime to announce the quarter, half, three-quarter and hour markers.  The chime … Continue reading

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Gilbert Bell Top 8-Day Tiime and Strike Clock – $325

           (Inv. # 80)  A wonder example of the Gilbert Bell Top Clock #2200 from the 1914 era.  It measures 17 3/4 inches high, 16 1/2 inches wide, 5.5 inches deep.  The case is black enamel … Continue reading

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French Industrial – Locomotive Engine – $3,500

(Inv. #174)   A unique clock with two clock works:  one runs the clock and the other runs the train wheels.  The industrial clocks from France celebrated the “industrial revolution” of the late 1800’s by making objects that were driving the … Continue reading

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Zappler – Austrian – $975

    [Inv. #169]   The Zappler clock is one of the most interesting clocks to collect.   They were made between 1725 and 1850 in Austria and Southern Germany at the clock and watch schools.   One distinguishing feature is the “cow-tail” … Continue reading

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F. Kroeber 8 Day Wooden Case – $275

[inv. #182]  An 8 day movement with a coiled gong makes a good time-keeper with a warm strike tone for the discriminating collector.  Kroeber had the clock plates engraved with designs, much like the old English clocks of the 1700’s. … Continue reading

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F. Kroeber Noiseless Rotary #4: – $3,000

[inv. #179]   Kroeber Noiseless Rotary #4: This is for the collector who desires a special clock. The clock was purchased from a Kroeber family decendent’s collection. It is a black metal base 11.5″ wide and 22.25″ high including the 10″ … Continue reading

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