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Old 11-02-2008, 04:09 AM   #1
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We were taking a friend home, and we came across a yard sale. This is one of my finds and my favorite of the lot. Am I the only nut that likes clocks and watches?
This is a west germany clock that is a wind up, it seems to be a 72 hour clock. It is about 12 inches tall. The pendulum is just like the full size clocks
Best part is it works great

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Old 11-02-2008, 04:16 AM   #2
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Being a German/Dutch girl myself, I think it's beautiful. Does it chime on the hour?
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Old 11-02-2008, 08:08 AM   #3
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All the clocks in your photo look great, James!

I bet you and Barbara have a houseful of interesting, beautiful, weird and wonderful finds!

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Old 11-02-2008, 08:11 AM   #4
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That is cool, James!! I think clocks are beautifully crafted and sound wonderful when chiming.
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Old 11-02-2008, 12:09 PM   #5
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Oh WOW! that is a very pretty clock. I also have a thing for clocks and there's absolutely nothing wrong with it.
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Old 11-02-2008, 05:46 PM   #6
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Being a German/Dutch girl myself, I think it's beautiful. Does it chime on the hour?


I am part German/Dutch as well that was my Fathers side.
No this one deosn't but I do have some that do. I love working on old clocks and things.

Thank you all for your Kind comments.
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My husband collects clocks. Midnight is a killer here when they are slightly off! He spends a good deal of "time" on Sundays going around winding them all. I do admit that I love them too.
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And your latest find is a beauty!
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Old 11-03-2008, 04:36 AM   #9
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And your latest find is a beauty!
Thank you, I really liked it as soon as I seen it. I was lucky I found the pendulum it was laying about three feet away and was under some stuff.
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oh, I have a thing for "old ladies" watches, the kind you need to wind everyday. I forced myself to stop looking on eBay when I reached 6 purchases...but I use them and have two very nice watches, one 14k gold..
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