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400 day clocks also have a reputation for poor time-keeping but that's partly because they are left uncorrected for weeks as they don't need frequent winds, so it's often just a gradual accumulation of a lost half-minute each day.Mainly German in origin, a great many Anniversary clocks are very well machined, on a par with French carriage clocks.The movement is spring driven and benefits from a recent service and is keeping good time over the week running duration.We have a large collection of antique wall clocks for sale dating from the early 18th century to the 20th century.
However you might end up with your special clock, you probably would like to identify, date and generally learn more about it. You can post your clock here for other visitors to see.There are so many styles and types of clocks, made by so many clock makers and from so many countries, that I was totally lost. I’m still a long way from knowing everything though.I have concentrated on the American clock companies for my collection, so there is much for me to learn about clocks from outside the US.This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by contributors (read/edit).Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license; additional terms may apply.