One of the most popular clocks in the 18th and 19th century was the mantel clock, according to "Collectors Weekly. Mantel clocks were made with brass and wood movements, and most ran for 30 days. When dating your mantel clock, be aware that replicas of the fashionable clocks are still being manufactured today.
There are so many styles and types of clocks, made by so many clock makers and from so many countries, that I was totally lost. Over many years, I have learned a lot. I have concentrated on the American clock companies for my collection, so there is much for me to learn about clocks from outside the US. Some people will see a clock at an antique store that would look good in a certain room of their house, and end up with it that way.
Elias Ingraham formed a number of different business partnerships during his years as a clockmaker. All the ventures incorporated the Ingraham name but there were a number of variations used during different time periods. This fact can help you date an Ingraham clock, usually to within a few years of its manufacture.
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We respect your right to privacy. The company made thousands of wall clocks, shelf clocks and mante. All the ventures incorporated the Ingraham name but there were a number of variations used during different time periods.
Unsubscribe from mikefr24?. Ingraham Clock Assembly - Duration: Invented in France, these clocks became very popular in the United States in the 19th century. Mantel clocks were made with brass and wood movements, and most ran for 30 days.
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