Mantle Clocks


Rare Waltham clock brings $17,255 at New Year’s auction

An exceedingly rare and important Waltham girandole (an ornate banjo clock), made around 1900 and with a serial number of 1, making it possibly the first of fewer than 50 made, sold for $17,255 at an auction held Dec. 28. The Waltham timepiece was the top lot of the 400 or so items that changed...

Red Wing 6-gallon water cooler

Red Wing water cooler expected to bring bidders to Nebraska sale

NEWMAN GROVE, Neb. — Beginning at 10 a.m. Oct. 8, the Community Center, downtown Newman Grove, Neb., will be the site of a one-day estate-auction event clearing the collections of Ron Wiese and the late Jackie Wiese. Fowlkes Realty & Auction of Newman Grove, Neb., is administering the sale. Pottery selections from the partial...