This fine clock is
cased in quarter-sawn oak with veneered sections. The Seth Thomas
catalog listed this eight-day-running timepiece as the “Gilt” model.
The oak-cased examples had a gilt
trim ring on the dial to simulate a double-sunk dial but lacked the gold
painted lines that were applies to the octagon head of
The original 10" diameter painted
dial has been professionally restored. The case is refinished with
original veneer intact but with small losses to the top of the octagonal
The movement, upper and lower
glasses, and case hardware are all original.
running order with movement overhaul including a new mainspring!