Prentiss Improvement Clock Co. 60 Day Empire Model Calendar Wall Clock. 10 in. paper dial (appears to have been replaced) has black Roman hour numerals, dial is marked âThe Prentiss Clock Improvement Company, New Yorkâ 60 day, long drop pendulum has a wood stick and replacement bob with lead drop, movement is numbered 1745, Pat. Dec. 10 Model #812, month calendar cylinder seems to be original, day cylinder is replaced, date cylinder is original but date cards are missing (only one remains) case #10059, Oak case has carved arch over glass and brass door, over black reverse painted windows for day, month, and date front plate marked âProperty of the Prentiss Calendar and Time Co. New York 1456 643â standing 37âH
Prentiss “Empire” Calendar Wall Clock: With a TO movement; a marked paper dial, the pendulum and key. The rotary dials show the day, month and date.
37 1/2″ Long
Sells as is, where is.
Prentiss Empire with Calendar Hanging Clock. Oak case with a 10″ metal dial and original week day and month rollers. Type of movement not known, it is time only. The case is signed and numbered 3892, and is 37″long.The springs are huge, clock does run, but not guaranteed to continue. The lower numeral plates have been repainted.
Prentiss Improvement Clock Co. 60 Day Empire Model Calendar Wall Clock. 10 in. painted metal dial has black Roman hour numerals, blued spade hands have some surface rust, dial is signed Henry S. Prentiss Lessee Prentiss Calendar & Time Co., New York. 60 day, quality brass double spring driven time only movement has a solid brass front plate and pierced iron back plate and Graham deadbeat escapement, long drop pendulum has a wood stick and engraved brass covered bob; movement is numbered 812 over Pat. Dec. 10, 1889 over 1117. The center arbor of the movement has a snail gear connected to a rod which lowers to trigger the release lever on the top of the calendar mechanism, once a day the release lever is engaged which rotates the calendars day cylinder and the 31 date rotary flick card style mechanism with operates on a separate spring; the month and day barrels have a polygon form and retain their original paper labels, the date cards have replaced labels. In a beautiful oak case titled Empire, has a carved crest with raised paneled corner spandrels around the door bezel; the lower drop section has 3 inset reverse gold foil decorated glass apertures exposing the day, month and date labels of the calendar mechanism; the entire front of the case slides off for easy access to the interior of the clock. In original finish, running and in very good overall condition. Stamped on the front of the lower bracket on the case Property of The Prentiss Calendar & Time Co. New York 2280. 37 in. high x 14 in. wide x 7 in. deep.