Stand and Case Construction

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Brass tower clock-Saff (52).jpg (616360 bytes) Over 100 parts (with screws) make up the brass trim of the glass case
Brass tower clock-Saff (54).jpg (588132 bytes) Guide rollers align the weights so they all hang at an equal distance from each other when, in fact, they come off the barrels unequally. This allows for a more pleasing overall appearance.
Brass tower clock-Saff (55).jpg (538530 bytes) Table top with raised plinths for the movement and cutouts for the weight lines and pendulum.
Brass tower clock-Saff (56).jpg (354789 bytes) Corner hardware holds the wood parts together, stand is completely collapsible. Final finish color of the Afromosia wood is apparent.
            Brass tower clock-Saff (53).jpg (661376 bytes) Shot with movement mounted, but before stand being varnished.

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