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Impressive Seth Thomas Antique Mantel Clock
By Seth Thomas Clock Company
Located in Hopewell, NJ
Handsome antique seth Thomas Mantel clock Handsome large Seth Thomas iron black mantel clock
Category

Antique 19th Century American Mantel Clocks

Materials

Iron

Large 19th Century Carved Black Forest Mantel Clock
By Black Forest
Located in London, GB
A Large Black Forest Mantle Clock Constructed in carved linden wood, fitted with a two train
Category

Antique 19th Century Swiss Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Wood

Seth Thomas Antique Mantel Clock
By Seth Thomas Clock Company
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
Ornate gilded brass cased mantel clock by Seth Thomas. Recently serviced and working. It has an 8
Category

Early 20th Century American Mantel Clocks

Materials

Enamel, Brass

  • Seth Thomas Antique Mantel Clock
  • Seth Thomas Antique Mantel Clock
  • Seth Thomas Antique Mantel Clock
  • Seth Thomas Antique Mantel Clock
H 12 in W 8.5 in D 5.75 in
Black Marble Mantel Clock
Located in Woodbury, CT
French, black marble mantel clock with enamel face having brass surround. Narrow columns lead to
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Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble, Brass

  • Black Marble Mantel Clock
  • Black Marble Mantel Clock
  • Black Marble Mantel Clock
  • Black Marble Mantel Clock
H 18 in W 15.25 in D 8.25 in
Large Black Forest Mantel Clock
Located in Cheshire, GB
19th century black forest mantel clock, with carved wood dial to the French eight day two train
Category

Antique 19th Century Swiss Mantel Clocks

Materials

Walnut

  • Large Black Forest Mantel Clock
  • Large Black Forest Mantel Clock
  • Large Black Forest Mantel Clock
  • Large Black Forest Mantel Clock
H 27 in W 23 in D 10 in
Black Forest Carved Mantel Clock
By Japy Frères
Located in Norwich, GB
Black Forest carved mantel clock Black Forest mantel clock beautifully hand carved with fine
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Antique 19th Century German Mantel Clocks

Materials

Wood

  • Black Forest Carved Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Carved Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Carved Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Carved Mantel Clock
H 16 in W 10.5 in D 5.5 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Black
By Kiki & Joost, Kiki van Eijk
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Aluminum

  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Black
  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Black
  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Black
  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Black
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Art Deco Westminster Chiming Mantel Clock by Perivale
By The Perivale British Clock Company
Located in Norwich, GB
Art Deco Westminster Chiming Mantel Clock by Perivale Art Deco mantel clock housed in an unusual
Category

Vintage 1920s English Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Oak

Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Black Forest (19th Century) walnut carved mantel clock with 1 large bird and several small
Category

Antique 19th Century European Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Glass, Walnut

  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
H 27.5 in W 22 in D 8.5 in
Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
Located in New York, NY
Rustic Black Forest (19th Century) carved walnut mantel clock with floral design and bird figure
Category

Antique 19th Century Rustic Mantel Clocks

Materials

Walnut

  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
  • Black Forest Walnut Bird Mantel Clock
H 27 in W 16.5 in D 8.25 in
19th Century Black Forest Mantel Clock
Located in Martlesham, GB
A lovely quality 19th century black forest mantle clock, the clock dial located at the centre
Category

Antique 1880s Swiss Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Walnut

Rare Art Deco / Bauhaus Bronze Table or Mantel Clock by Lenzkirch / C.Kühling
By Lenzkirch
Located in Lisse, NL
Deco. This German cast bronze clock comes with an enamelled dial face and black lacquered numerals. The
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Early 20th Century German Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bronze, Enamel

High Victorian inlaid black marble mantel clock
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
High victorian inlaid black marble mantel clock circa 1870. Fine quality mantel clock of large
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Antique Late 19th Century English High Victorian Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble

Malachite Inlaid Black Marble Plinth-Form Mantel Clock
Located in London, GB
Malachite inlaid black marble plinth-form mantel clock French, circa 1876 Measures: Height 24cm
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Antique Late 19th Century French Neoclassical Mantel Clocks

Materials

Malachite, Marble

Junghans Meister Mantel Clock
By Junghans Uhren GmbH
Located in Vienna, AT
Brass construction with glass front. Battery movement.
Category

Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Brass

  • Junghans Meister Mantel Clock
  • Junghans Meister Mantel Clock
  • Junghans Meister Mantel Clock
  • Junghans Meister Mantel Clock
H 6.7 in W 5.12 in D 1.97 in
Antique Mantel Clock by Grant, Black Forest Type Design
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Mantel clock by Grant. An unusual mantel clock with the heavy bronze case in the form of a log
Category

Antique 1820s British Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bronze

19th Century French Bronze & Black Marble Figural Mantel Clock
By Japy Frères
Located in Tarry Town, NY
19th century. As you incorporate this French Bronze and Black Marble Figural Mantel Clock into your
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Antique Late 19th Century French Edwardian Mantel Clocks

Materials

Belgian Black Marble, Bronze

Monumental 19th Century Black Forest Mantel Clock set
Located in Cheshire, GB
Rare 19th Century Black Forest’ carved wood three-piece clock set, the clock with 6ins carved wood
Category

Antique 19th Century Swiss Mantel Clocks

Materials

Oak

19th Century Empire French Black Marble Bronze Mantel Clock
Located in Roma, RM
Bronze and marble mantle clock - France, Paris 18th century, signed GREBER Black marble temple case
Category

Antique 1810s French Empire Mantel Clocks

Materials

Belgian Black Marble, Bronze

Jaeger-LeCoultre Mystery Mantel Clock
By Jaeger-LeCoultre
Located in Norwich, GB
Jaeger-LeCoultre mystery clock in a Lucite case with beautiful chinoiserie decoration featuring a
Category

Vintage 1960s Swiss Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Lucite

  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Mystery Mantel Clock
  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Mystery Mantel Clock
  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Mystery Mantel Clock
  • Jaeger-LeCoultre Mystery Mantel Clock
H 6.5 in W 8.75 in D 2 in
Art Deco ATO Mantel Clock
By ATO
Located in Norwich, GB
Art deco ATO clock standing on a three tiered Bakelite base supporting a glass dial with Art Deco
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Chrome

  • Art Deco ATO Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco ATO Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco ATO Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco ATO Mantel Clock
H 8.25 in W 7.25 in D 4.25 in
Monumental Antique German Black Forest Eagle Chamois Mantel Hunt Clock
Located in Dayton, OH
"Monumental 19th century antique German Black Forest mantel clock featuring carved high relief
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Antique Mid-19th Century Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Hardwood

Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
Located in Norwich, GB
Art Deco mantel clock Art Deco mantel clock standing on a black, green and cream marble base
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble

  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
H 15.5 in W 22.75 in D 5.5 in
Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock Set
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Egyptian revival mantel clock & garniture set, early 20th century. Circular white sunken dial
Category

Early 20th Century Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble, Brass, Bronze

  • Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock Set
  • Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock Set
  • Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock Set
  • Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock Set
H 14.25 in W 15.25 in D 7.25 in
Black Chinoiserie Georgian Style Chiming English Mantel Clock, circa 1900
By Japy Frères
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
A fine English black chinoiserie Georgian style break arch mantel clock with profusely decorated
Category

Antique Early 1900s British Georgian Mantel Clocks

Materials

Wood

Art Deco Mantel Clock Set
Located in Belmont, MA
Art Deco mantel clock set. Orange-brownish marble with black accents. Strikes every hour and half
Category

Vintage 1920s American Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble

  • Art Deco Mantel Clock Set
  • Art Deco Mantel Clock Set
  • Art Deco Mantel Clock Set
  • Art Deco Mantel Clock Set
H 12.7 in W 17 in D 4.2 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Brass
By Kiki van Eijk, Kiki & Joost
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Brass

Floating Frames Mantel clock Brass
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Floating Frames Mantel Clock Blue
By Kiki van Eijk, Kiki & Joost
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Aluminum

  • Floating Frames Mantel Clock Blue
  • Floating Frames Mantel Clock Blue
  • Floating Frames Mantel Clock Blue
  • Floating Frames Mantel Clock Blue
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Red
By Kiki van Eijk, Kiki & Joost
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Aluminum

Floating Frames Mantel clock Red
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium
By Kiki van Eijk, Kiki & Joost
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Aluminum

  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium
  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium
  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium
  • Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
1930s Modernist Art Deco Mantel Clock
Located in Marseille, FR
1930s modernist Art Deco mantel clock in onyx. Hunter and antelope on the front.
Category

Vintage 1930s Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Onyx, Marble

  • 1930s Modernist Art Deco Mantel Clock
  • 1930s Modernist Art Deco Mantel Clock
  • 1930s Modernist Art Deco Mantel Clock
  • 1930s Modernist Art Deco Mantel Clock
H 11.42 in W 19.69 in D 7.09 in
French Porcelain and Ormolu Mantel Clock
Located in Norwich, GB
French Porcelain and ormolu mantel clock with gilded toupe feet supporting a raised plinth with an
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Antique 19th Century French Mantel Clocks

Materials

Porcelain

  • French Porcelain and Ormolu Mantel Clock
  • French Porcelain and Ormolu Mantel Clock
  • French Porcelain and Ormolu Mantel Clock
  • French Porcelain and Ormolu Mantel Clock
H 18.75 in W 10.5 in D 6.5 in
Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
Located in Norwich, GB
Classic Art Deco mantle clock standing on a beige marble base with black inserts. A gilded dog
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble

  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
H 13.5 in W 16.75 in D 4.25 in
Rare Mid Century PRIM bakelite table or wall clock
By PRIM Clocks
Located in PRAHA 5, CZ
. Black bakelite body with brass hands. The clock is hinged and can be placed in several positions. It can
Category

Vintage 1950s Czech Mid-Century Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bakelite

Art Deco Bronze & Glass Clock by Kienzle, Circa 1935, Germany
By Kienzle Clocks
Located in Devon, England
and beautiful clock is almost mint condition and working perfectly. A large size ideal for mantel
Category

Mid-20th Century German Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bronze

Fine Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
By Samuel Marti
Located in Norwich, GB
Fine Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock Art Deco mantel clock housed in a fan shaped case with finely
Category

Vintage 1920s French Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble

  • Fine Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Fine Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Fine Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Fine Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
H 15 in W 28 in D 6.5 in
Chinoiserie Decorated Mantel Clock circa 1920s
By Maple & Co.
Located in Dereham, GB
Chinoiserie Decorated Mantel Clock circa 1920s Black Background with gilt decoration Dome shaped
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Vintage 1920s British Chinese Export Mantel Clocks

Materials

Lacquer

19th Century Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock
Located in Hoddesdon, GB
A highly unusual 19th Century Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock. Wonderful design architectural clock
Category

Antique 19th Century Scottish Egyptian Revival Mantel Clocks

Materials

Slate, Bronze

  • 19th Century Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock
  • 19th Century Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock
  • 19th Century Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock
  • 19th Century Egyptian Revival Mantel Clock
H 13.59 in W 11.23 in D 6.3 in
Victorian Oak Cased Mantel Cuckoo Clock
Located in Norwich, GB
Victorian Cuckoo mantel (fireplace) clock in a chalet style oak case with galleried front and
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Antique 1870s German Victorian Mantel Clocks

Materials

Oak

  • Victorian Oak Cased Mantel Cuckoo Clock
  • Victorian Oak Cased Mantel Cuckoo Clock
  • Victorian Oak Cased Mantel Cuckoo Clock
  • Victorian Oak Cased Mantel Cuckoo Clock
H 17.5 in W 12.5 in D 7.5 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Copper Oxidized
By Kiki & Joost, Kiki van Eijk
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Copper

Floating Frames Mantel clock Copper Oxidized
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium Green
By Kiki & Joost, Kiki van Eijk
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Aluminum

Floating Frames Mantel clock Aluminium Green
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Floating Frames Mantel clock Oxidized Copper
By Kiki & Joost, Kiki van Eijk
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Copper

Floating Frames Mantel clock Oxidized Copper
H 16.15 in W 13.39 in D 5.52 in
Mantel Clock 19th Century Styl Empire
Located in Warsaw, PL
Empire style figural mantle clock from the beginning of the 19th century. This mantel clock is
Category

Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bronze

  • Mantel Clock 19th Century Styl Empire
  • Mantel Clock 19th Century Styl Empire
  • Mantel Clock 19th Century Styl Empire
  • Mantel Clock 19th Century Styl Empire
H 12.21 in W 9.45 in D 4.34 in
Empire Period Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock
Located in London, GB
This truly stunning French mantel clock was crafted during the Empire period, and reflects the
Category

Antique Early 19th Century French Empire Mantel Clocks

Materials

Ormolu, Bronze

  • Empire Period Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock
  • Empire Period Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock
  • Empire Period Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock
  • Empire Period Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock
H 25.99 in W 16.74 in D 5.12 in
Great Lodge Style Antler Mantel Clock 1900
Located in Berghuelen, DE
Great Lodge Style Antler Mantel Clock 1900 A rare antique lodge style mantel clock. Oakwood case
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Early 20th Century German Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Wood, Antler

  • Great Lodge Style Antler Mantel Clock 1900
  • Great Lodge Style Antler Mantel Clock 1900
  • Great Lodge Style Antler Mantel Clock 1900
  • Great Lodge Style Antler Mantel Clock 1900
H 31.11 in W 22.45 in D 9.06 in
Fine Antique 19th Century Marble Mantel Clock
Located in Suffolk, GB
Fine antique Victorian marble mantel clock having a quality marble case with pretty ornate brass
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Antique 19th Century French High Victorian Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble

French Directoire Marble and Ormolu Mantel Clock
Located in London, GB
French Directoire period mantel clock. Constructed of black marble with white statuary marble
Category

Antique 1810s French Mantel Clocks

Materials

Belgian Black Marble, Carrara Marble, Ormolu

French Directoire Marble Pillar Mantel Clock
Located in Norwich, GB
A Directoire Ormolu with black marble French pillar clock, three and a half inch enamel dial with
Category

Antique 1790s French Directoire Mantel Clocks

Materials

Ormolu

Large French Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
By Demetre Chiparus
Located in Vienna, AT
French Art Deco marble mantel clock still in original condition. Bronzed metal, ivory imitation
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Marble, Brass

  • Large French Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Large French Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Large French Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
  • Large French Art Deco Marble Mantel Clock
H 11.03 in W 25.2 in D 7.09 in
Art Deco Electric Bakerlite Mantel Clock
By Temco
Located in Norwich, GB
Art Deco timepiece Art Deco electric timepiece in a light green and black Bakelite case standing
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Vintage 1920s English Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bakelite

French Ceramic Mantel Clock with Chinese Decoration
Located in Norwich, GB
French ceramic clock with Chinese decoration standing on outswept feet with purple and turquoise
Category

Antique 19th Century French Mantel Clocks

Materials

Ceramic

Edwardian Pagoda Top Chinoiserie Decorated Mantel Clock
Located in Norwich, GB
Edwardian Pagoda Top Chinoiserie Decorated Mantel Clock Edwardian mantel clock housed in a pagoda
Category

Antique Early 1900s French Mantel Clocks

Materials

Fruitwood

Junghans Mid-Century Modern Mantel Clock, 1950s.
By Junghans Uhren GmbH
Located in Asaa, DK
Junghans Mid-Century Modern Mantel Clock, 1950s. Very elegant Mid-Century modern mantel clock made
Category

Vintage 1950s German Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Brass

Egyptian Revival Bronze and Marble Mantel Clock
By Societe Clusienne
Located in Norwich, GB
Egyptian Revival Bronze and Marble Mantel Clock Egyptian revival mantel clock housed in a polishes
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Antique 1870s French Mantel Clocks

Materials

Slate

Art Deco Chrome Mantel Clock by Davall, England
Located in Norwich, GB
Art Deco chrome mantel clock standing bon double stepped pad feet in a square case with bevelled
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Vintage 1920s English Art Deco Mantel Clocks

Materials

Chrome

Floating Frames Mantel clock Copper Sand Blasted
By Kiki van Eijk, Kiki & Joost
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Copper

19th Century Swiss Black Forest Carved Walnut Mantel Clock with Cherubs and Bird
Located in Dallas, TX
Decorate your buffet or mantel with this monumental antique fruitwood clock. Crafted in Switzerland
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century Swiss Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Enamel

Single Fusee Mantel clock by Hay London
By HAY
Located in Amersham, GB
An unusual english single fusee mantel clock in a Louis XV style rocaille ormolu case in the french
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Antique Early 19th Century British Rococo Mantel Clocks

Materials

Bronze

  • Single Fusee Mantel clock by Hay London
  • Single Fusee Mantel clock by Hay London
  • Single Fusee Mantel clock by Hay London
  • Single Fusee Mantel clock by Hay London
H 14.18 in W 9.85 in D 6.3 in
Antique Wooden Mantel Clock with Eagle, Swiss 1900
Located in Berghuelen, DE
Antique Wooden Mantel Clock with Eagle, Swiss 1900 A great carved linden wood mantel clock with a
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Antique Late 19th Century German Black Forest Mantel Clocks

Materials

Wood

Floating Frames Mantel Clock Brass and Sandblasted
By Kiki van Eijk, Kiki & Joost
Located in Eindhoven, NL
mantel clock, wall clocks and a high cabinet, as an addition to the existing Floating Frames collection
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Dutch Modern Mantel Clocks

Materials

Brass

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Black Mantel Clock For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal black mantel clock for your home. Each black mantel clock for sale was constructed with extraordinary care, often using metal, stone and marble. There are 283 variations of the antique or vintage black mantel clock you’re looking for, while we also have 4 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. Whether you’re looking for an older or newer black mantel clock, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. A black mantel clock is a generally popular piece of furniture, but those created in Art Deco, Victorian and Empire styles are sought with frequency. ATO, Black Forest and JAZ each produced at least one beautiful black mantel clock that is worth considering.

How Much is a Black Mantel Clock?

The average selling price for a black mantel clock at 1stDibs is $3,685, while they’re typically $300 on the low end and $92,017 for the highest priced.

Finding the Right mantel-clocks for You

Personal time-telling devices may have migrated from our pockets to our wrists and finally onto our phones, but despite the convenience of a handheld digital timekeeper, nothing can beat well-made vintage, new and antique mantel clocks.

Invented by clockmakers in France and popularized in the 18th and 19th centuries, these practical yet ornate pieces were typically displayed on top of fireplaces or desks. While the most common mantel clocks were created in the traditional tambour style, which features a wide base that flares into an upright drum- or camelback-shaped case, modern clockmakers and furniture designers have experimented with their own ideas for these decorative objects over the years, introducing different forms and working with unconventional materials. A collection of whimsical, monochromatic handmade mantel clocks crafted by Dutch designer Kiki van Eijk, called Floating Frames, for example, features minimalist frames of anodized wire and ceramic clockfaces.

When shopping for an antique, vintage or new mantel clock, don’t be afraid to branch out. Wood mantel clocks of any era will bring a classic, elegant allure to the shelving in your living room or the bookcase in your bedroom, while Empire-style mantel clocks will comparatively boast eye-catching gilt bronze and pronounced sculptural attributes. Some Art Deco mantel clocks will feature an integration of marble or glass and will likely be marked by the decorative embellishments associated with that particular furniture style.

There’s just something about cool clocks, right? Spend your time with an extraordinary collection of mantel clocks on 1stDibs today.

Questions About Black Mantel Clock
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To wind an Ansonia mantel clock, first insert the key into the center winding point, usually found on the back. Then, turn the key clockwise until the winder no longer turns. Repeat the process in the right winding point to set the quarter-hour charm and the left winding point to set the hour strike. You'll find a range of Ansonia clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To fix the chime on a mantel clock, take it to an experienced clock repair shop. A professional will have the knowledge and tools necessary to diagnose the problem with the chimes and make the necessary repairs. You'll find a range of mantel clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    How you adjust a French mantel clock depends on its design. In many antique clocks, there is a winding slot that says R for Retard on one side and A for Advance on the other. If you wish to make the clock faster, you turn the key toward the R. To slow down the clock, turn the key in the opposite direction toward the A. Find a large collection of French mantel clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertMarch 22, 2022
    To identify an old mantel clock, look for the name of the company or artisan. They are often stamped or engraved on either the clock’s face or the backplate of the movement. Sometimes they will be on a piece of paper on the back or bottom of the clock. Shop a variety of mantel clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    To date a Seth Thomas mantel clock, examine the gears inside. If the movement is wood, the production date of the clock is somewhere between 1817 and 1830. Clocks made after 1881 may feature an ink code date stamp on the case back or bottom. A licensed appraiser can provide assistance with determining the exact manufacturing year. Shop a variety of expertly vetted Seth Thomas mantel clocks on 1stDibs.
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    Franz Anton Ketterer is believed to be the German clockmaker who invented the cuckoo clock, and he is also one of the founding fathers of the Black Forest clockmaking. Today there are many cuckoo clocks, but to be deemed an authentic Black Forest cuckoo is an honor that is bestowed to only those clocks where every essential part is handmade exclusively in the Black Forest region of Germany. Shop a collection of cuckoo clocks from some of the world’s top sellers on 1stDibs.

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This Vivacious Teapot Has Agnes Martin on One Side and Jean-Michel Basquiat on the Other

Ceramist Roberto Lugo brings a street-art sensibility to a dainty serving vessel while paying homage to his artistic heroes.

This Rare Set of 100 Alessi Vases Includes Designs by Scores of International Artists

Alessandro Mendini, Michael Graves, Ettore Sottsass and other design luminaries contributed to this unusual collection of porcelain wares representing a time capsule of late-20th-century decorative art.