clock changes in the modern aesthetic in the early 20th century to machine aesthetic.

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Adamantine clock with three half-pillars by Seth Thomas. mantel clocks were made starting in 1882. Also Adamantine is a celluloid veneer, glued to the wood case. Adamantine veneer was made in black and white, and in colored patterns such as wood grain, onyx and marble (ClockHistory.com, 2014)

The history of Seth Thomas Adamantine antique mantel clocks. Adamantine is a celluloid applied as a veneer to a mantel clock case.

The history of Seth Thomas Adamantine antique mantel clocks. Adamantine is a celluloid applied as a veneer to a mantel clock case.

Arts and Crafts Copper Mantel Clock c. 1890 France(The Home of Art & Antiques Online,2017)

Arts and Crafts Copper Mantel Clock c. 1890 France(The Home of Art & Antiques

1920 was the Start of the production of the electric clock with name ATO by  Léon Hatot acquires Bredillard(artdecoceramicglasslight.com, 2017)

Born on the April 1883 at Châtillon Sur Seine, Léon Hatot is a pupil at the Ecole des Beaux Arts and, then, the Ecole d'Horlogerie de Besancon.

Rombach & Hass The Bauhaus 8-day Cuckoo Clock,Bahnhäusle design has been an incredibly and famous design since 1850. Friedrich Eisenlohr of Furtwangen first submitted the design as part of a contest for the Grand Duchy of Baden.inspiration was of  a railroad guard’s house overrun by vines and leaves. (allabouttime.net,2017)

The 8257 The Bauhaus Cuckoo Clock by Rombach & Hass has a Bahnhäusle design, a mechanical movement, and an enamel dial with brass hands.

Tam-Tam alarm clock, made in Germany circa 1930’s. it Has all the hallmarks of the Art Deco era. With its round Chrome body gently leaning back on attractively detailed feet and stand. With a carry handle on the top, with different functions.(afterglowretro.com,2013)

Art Deco Alarm Clock Kienzle Rare Vintage Tam by afterglowretro,

Electric clock, designed 1912,Made from oak which stands on four bronze ball feet. The octagonal face with ivory dots, and the numerals with black wax. (artsandcraftsdesign.com,2017)

Electric clock, designed 1912,Made from oak which stands on four bronze ball feet. The octagonal face with ivory dots, and the numerals with black wax. (artsandcraftsdesign.com,2017)

The Studio, designed c1903-06.Ebony table clock( Christopher Vickers,2017)

The Studio, designed table clock( Christopher

pearl clock,Clock Manufactured by The E. Ingraham Company, 1899-1900(clockhistory.com,2017)

pearl clock,Clock Manufactured by The E. Ingraham Company, 1899-1900(clockhistory.com,2017)

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