carriage clock case restoration

A carriage clock is typified by five bevelled-glass panels set in a brass-framed case displaying a polished brass movement inside and topped with a handle. First, never trust the handle to lift a carriage clock without cradling it underneath in the …

I have a French carriage clock I'm in the process of restoring, and need information regarding typical case finishes. I believe this clock was made…Polishing the brass parts?

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Wall clocks, small carriage clocks, turret clocks, mantel clocks and regulators; Clock movement repair and overhaul, wheel cutting, French movements, Fusee; Dial and Face painting and overhaul; Clock case restoration, Dutch Marquetry …

We thought it would be interesting to show two different levels of clock case cleaning and restoration. The first two pictures show an … Brass Carriage Clock Case. Another brass carriage clock but more ornamental than the previous example.

Tom Johnson of Thomas Johnson Antique Furniture Restoration in Gorham, Maine repairs the parts of a …

We can fully restore antique brass or bronze clock cases using various methods and finishes. We can fully polish and lacquer brass carriage clock cases, brass mantle clock cases and any brass or bronze cases. We can also arrange gold …

The process I use can however be applied to chiming carriage clocks, its just that you will have more parts to disassemble … After you have unwound the clock the next thing is to get the case apart and the movement out.

Antique clock repair or restoration can involve many different craftsmen and women. Clocks were originally made by a combination of skills, the clockmaker, the case maker and the dial maker. Each of the components parts can be further split …