Antique American Clocks January 2022
Seth Thomas “Mayflower”, ca. 1928. Seth Thomas made several versions of this ship’s bell model; this one appears to be the earliest, listed in the catalog in 1928. It has a brass ship’s wheel with significant wear on a screw bezel over a 4.5-inch silvered dial. The clock is 9.25 inches tall and 13.5 inches wide. The lever movement is 7-jeweled with a ship’s strike on a bell. The clock is running and striking. The wood base is mahogany with a dark finish and some wear. Horton’s sold one in 2019 for $250. $150-$300.