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  1. New Haven Clock I Want to Identify it Please

    Quote Originally Posted by PowerClocks View Post
    Hi, I bought this clock and want to restore it but before I can do that I have to identify the model, I have exhausted my library on American clocks so I would like to know if there is someone that can help with this. The movement is marked New Haven, it is a time and strike movement and it appears to belong to the case, it needs a bit of tuning and the case is a bit shabby but it is basically a very nice, very big wall clock, I need a new Label and whilst they can be bought I want the right one
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  2. Survival rates watches from 18th and early 19th centuries (France and England)

    I'm slowly working my way through (savouring) Adolphe Chapiro's "La montre française - du XVIe siècle jusqu'à 1900", Les Éditions de L'Amateur 1991. It has to be the definitive book on vintage french watches.

    In the chapter devoted to Julien Le Roy (and his son Pierre), Chapiro writes (my translation):

    "Of the 5000 watches produced by the firm "Julien Le Roy" between 1720 and 1779 [father and son], only fifty specimens, whose authenticity is established ...
  3. Rolex GMT Watch

    [QUOTE=Lane Williams;1054679]Hello again,
    I have acquired a Rolex GMT, and I am need some information on this.One side of the watch head has; 2129123. The other side has;1675. Any help would be great! Thanks!!
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  4. Dial resilvering - Germany

    I am restoring an antique Kienzle grandfather clock and have successfully been able to get it into good working order. The case is beautiful German oak and is in excellent condition. However, I need to have the dial face re-silvered and new numerals painted. I am located in Frankfurt, Germany and need to find a shop in Germany that does this work. Does anyone know of such?
    Gene Shillcutt
  5. Peter Henlein Watch

    I believe I have come across a Peter Henlein watch from the early 1500s.
    Does anyone have any suggestions on how to authenticate it?Click image for larger version. 

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