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Greene & Greene Mantle Clock

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Project by TJCROSS posted 01-18-2018 05:55 PM 1225 views 10 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

New G & G clock. Taken from a clock made in 1908. Honduras mahogany, hammered copper face with chalcedony cabochons. It will have Hermle mechanical movement.

-- www.theartsandcraftsstudio.com





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sras

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#1 posted 01-18-2018 06:35 PM

I always enjoy seeing your work. This is no exception. Beautiful!

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#2 posted 01-18-2018 07:07 PM

Very nice….

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through Christ, which strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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#3 posted 01-18-2018 07:26 PM

Beautiful as usual. Thanks for notifying me of your new project.
Do you make the bronze or copper faces?

-- James E McIntyre

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#4 posted 01-18-2018 07:30 PM

That’s quite beautiful. Love the detail and the Art Deco look. Very nice job on this project. Thank you for sharing.

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#5 posted 01-18-2018 07:30 PM

Very Nice Clock! Well Done!

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#6 posted 01-18-2018 08:31 PM

I have to echo the beautiful as usual. Is the copper hollow in back or do you have
some kind of backing like a wooden dome? Also what gauge copper do you use. I
have a lot of leftovers from various projects.

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#7 posted 01-18-2018 08:50 PM

Wow! So rustic look. This metal plate is real match.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#8 posted 01-18-2018 11:10 PM

James I do make the faces.

There is a wood panel behind the face that the movement will be attached to. 20 ga. Copper.

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#9 posted 01-19-2018 02:09 AM

Beautiful work!

-- Paul--- Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. — Scott Adams

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#10 posted 01-19-2018 03:15 AM

Nice woodwork, and metal work!

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#11 posted 01-19-2018 02:52 PM

This is a beautiful mantle clock.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#12 posted 01-19-2018 04:05 PM

Lots of style packed into a small space, another nice creation!

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TJCROSS

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#13 posted 01-19-2018 04:39 PM

Thanks for the compliments. The design is not mine. It was done by the Greene & Greene brothers. The face is mine though.

-- www.theartsandcraftsstudio.com

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#14 posted 01-19-2018 05:00 PM

Love your clocks Terry another outstanding design.

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#15 posted 01-20-2018 12:25 AM

Man, you make the greatest clocks! So nice to see you posting them again!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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