Today's criteria for the certification of each COSC Officially Certified Chronometer are still based in part upon Webb C. The colloquial phrase "on the ball" purportedly derives from Webb C.
” Most people do not collect antique clocks per se, but end up with one or two clocks that were handed down from family members.
Some people will see a clock at an antique store that would look good in a certain room of their house, and end up with it that way.
Also, if I know anything about your clock, I will also post a comment for you.
Post the clock you would like to learn more about here.
De Horological Foundation is een stichting zonder winstdoeleinden, ze beoogd d.m.v.
haar website een platform te zijn voor eenieder die geinteresseerd is in belangrijke antieke klokken, horloges, barometers en instrumenten.Vind adressen van prominente dealers en restaurateurs en meer dan 1000 antieke klokken, horloges en barometers.Kostenloze informatie over historische uurwerk en instrumentmakers.As this is a retirement business I keep my turnover below the VAT registration level so that I am not required to charge VAT on sales saving customers inside the EU at least 9% but this does mean that there is no reduction for customers in other countries. The only good news is that I have been able to buy a few nice Fusee watches (and a good few that have problems which was not good news) and that I managed to built stock before the fly fishing season started.News of particularly interesting pocket watches for sale and short posts on horology related subjects are available on my Facebook page (just click “Like” below if you are on Facebook), many of these are also available on my Blog together with some longer articles. Oxford Pocket Watches on Facebook Oxford Pocket Watches Blog.The Ball Watch Company did not manufacture watches directly, but the company helped develop the specifications for watches used in railroad service.