Impressive Rosewood Case with Bright Dials, Advertising Clock marked “G. H. Waldin 42 Jefferson St. Burlington, Iowa * Clocks, Jewelry, Spectacles” on a Seth Thomas Office Calendar Model No. 6 circa 1870's !!!
Near Mint Rosewood Case, Deluxe Nickel-Plated Dial Bezels, Original Dials with Patented Calendar Dial "Feb. 15, 1876".
Original marked Seth Thomas 8 Day Brass Movement has been Serviced and is in Fine Running Order. Calendar Mechanism has normal dark aged "Month & Day of Week" drum cylinders. Also dis-coloration around dial screws, only seen under the Nickel Plated Bezels, when the door is opened.
You have my Personal 7 Day Inspection Trial Period, with a Ruby Lane "No Questions Asked Item Refund Policy". (shipping fees not refundable) Calendar Mechanism is Complete & Working Fine, but Linkage might need adjustment if Shipped.
Measures : Overall 32 1/2 High, 15 1/2 inches Wide, and 5 inches Deep.
Shipping : Will ship out on the First Business Day following a Sunday after picking up from the Antique Mall. Or could be picked up in person at the Sundays only, Adamstown, PA. Antique Mall.
Historical Notes & Refs. about this Jeweler ;
Mr. G.H. Waldin was Listed as working in Burlington,Iowa as Early as 1855 in the Town Newspaper.
Burlington Tri-weekly "Hawk-Eye" from Burlington, Iowa · Page 1 Dated May 28, 1855
Publication: Burlington Tri-weekly Hawk-Eye : Location: Burlington, Iowa
Issue Dated: Monday, May 28, 1855 : Page 1
Clock Notes ;
Back of Time Dial has 3 Different Names and 2 Service Dates etched into the metal from 1878 & 1912 ;
"A. Michall 1878" and "Otto Sommer FELH 1-01-12" and "Mary Hugh ?Plummer? //6"
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