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  1. Steven Thornberry replied to the thread Cricket in Rome..

    It is the Tiber River. The young sprouts are Romulus and Remus.

    Feb 15, 2019 at 3:51 PM
  2. Steven Thornberry replied to the thread Seth Thomas Wall Clock door window picture.

    Quite possibly so. :cool:

    Feb 15, 2019 at 3:26 PM
  3. Steven Thornberry replied to the thread Seth Thomas Wall Clock door window picture.

    Which accounts for all the gold color showing through the front. I wonder if the gold was chosen to marry up with the gold oval ring...

    Feb 15, 2019 at 2:02 PM
  4. Steven Thornberry liked Jim DuBois's post in the thread Geo Rose of London clock maker.

    Really now? From that always correct website en.wikipedia.org..... "The Queen Anne style began to evolve during the reign of William III...

    Feb 13, 2019 at 6:52 PM
  5. Steven Thornberry liked Jim DuBois's post in the thread Geo Rose of London clock maker.

    I didn't know I suggested he was an expert on London clocks. He is certainly an expert on American clocks, an author of several books on...

    Feb 13, 2019 at 4:51 PM
  6. Steven Thornberry liked luvsthetick's post in the thread Let's see your earliest Hampdens.

    A reprint from a Myers catalog of Hampdens lists the Perry as the 2nd most expensive 18s stem wind movement. A page from a text about...

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  7. Steven Thornberry attached a file to the thread Let's see your earliest Hampdens.

    I have this Hayward Grade from 1880 that I posted earlier (Hampden 18s, Hayward Grade Movement, Model 2). [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]...

    Dial.JPG Inscription.JPG Movement.JPG Serial No.JPG Feb 13, 2019 at 3:44 PM
  8. Steven Thornberry replied to the thread Cricket in Rome..

    Why would you expect a river to wear clothes? And wasn't Cricket in Rome the sequel to Gidget Goes to Rome, Cricket being Gidget's evil...

    Feb 13, 2019 at 10:09 AM