We are honored to be your one-stop, 5-star source for vintage pin up, pulp magazines, original illustration art, decorative collectibles and ephemera with a wide and always changing assortment of antique and vintage items from the Victorian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco; Mid-Century Modern eras. All items are 100% guaranteed to be original, vintage, and as described. All sell no reserve! 1930 Art Deco Manning Bowman machine age industrial design streamlined antique electric clock. Conceived in a well-appointed handsome and stylish art deco sleek industrial decorative design aesthetic. In fine cosmetic condition, the movement is not original – this clock would have been housed with a Hammond spin to start movement which are still pretty easy to find as Hammond clocks were wildly popular during the 1930s. This has been fitted with an old movement that has been placed into the case and runs perfectly as such. T his runs very well and seems to keep accurate time, as of this listing, it has been running for the past several hours… No guarantees for the future but currently this is in smooth running condition and runs quietly and seemingly effortlessly. The case is green swirled catalin and chromium plated nickel – with a handsome machine age case and bezel. Measures just under 9 3/4″ tall by 10 1/4 ” across, by 3 3/4 deep weighing an impressive 8 lbs. 6 ounces & by all accounts The Rolls Royce of art deco electric clocks! 100% guaranteed vintage and original as always from Grapefruit Moon Gallery! CONDITION: Case is in fine condition and this antique clock runs and has kept time for the past several hours as we listed this. The movement is not original – this clock would have been housed with a Hammond spin to start movement which are pretty easy to find as Hammond clocks were wildly popular during the 1930s. Remarkable design as seen we are smitten Could perhaps use a detailed cleaning? There are no breaks or damage to the swirled catalin areas, Please use the photos here for the best condition report! Just a fabulous find as seen. The item “Art Deco Machine Age Huge Rare Manning Bowman Electric Clock Catalin Chromium NR” is in sale since Sunday, April 10, 2016. This item is in the category “Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks”. The seller is “grapefruitmoongallery” and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Maker: Manning Bowman
- Primary Material: Catalin and chromium plated nickel
- Age: 1930
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Green swirled Catalin and Chromium
- Style: Art Deco
- Country/Region of Origin: United States