Asked by: Olympia Springasked in category: General Last Updated: 21st May, 2020
How do I identify my Seth Thomas Clock?
- Look for the remains of a label or the full paper label on the clock on its back, bottom or inside.
- Study the pendulum inside the clock to determine if it has an etching on it.
- Turn over the clock carefully and look for a metal plate that identifies the clock as a Seth Thomas clock.
Simply so, when was my Seth Thomas Clock made?
1872 - The first Seth Thomas tower clock was made in Thomaston. Between 1872 and 1927, Seth Thomas was one of the major producers of tower clocks, not only in the United States, but also worldwide.
Secondly, who is Seth Thomas clockmaker history? Seth Thomas, (born Aug. 19, 1785, Wolcott, Conn., U.S.—died Jan. 29, 1859, Plymouth Hollow, Conn.), American clock manufacturer who was one of the pioneers in the mass production of clocks and the founder of one of the most important clock companies in the United States during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Likewise, people ask, does Seth Thomas still make clocks?
The Seth Thomas Clock Company was founded by Seth Thomas and began producing clocks in 1813. It was incorporated as the "Seth Thomas Clock Company" in 1853. No manufacturing is underway, however an entire line of Seth Thomas Clocks is now available made by another clock builder for CST under the Seth Thomas brand.
What are Seth Thomas clocks worth?
Seth Thomass For Sale. Prices, Appraisals & Auctions
|Lot #||Estimate / Price Realized|
|93||Seth Thomas #2 Early. Fine Antique Clock AuctionPrices Realized||$800-$1,200|
|63||Seth Thomas #2 Office Calendar Fine Antique Clock AuctionPrices Realized||$1,000-$1,500|