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Does it look anything like this one?http://i.imgur.com/fGxSL9k.jpg
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This Ingraham clock, with its stag hunting scenes in raised relief flanking the dial, was one of the most elaborate scenic cases they made and dates to the late 1920s so is rising ninety years old. In fact if you look at the back of the movement (the 'guts' of the clock) you should be able to read the year and month of manufacture. It's the two numbers that flank the INGRAHAM name engraved on the brass backplate of the movement, the left one is the month and the right one the last two numbers of the year, as in, "28" for "1928", for instance.
The silvered metal dial should read E. Ingraham Clock and Watch, Bristol, Conn. It's an eight day movement with chimes on the hour.
This is a rare example of an Ingraham clock and would be sought after by collectors. If you saw it for sale in a retail setting, in an antique store, say, it would have a full retail price of $750 in working condition. This is also the replacement value for insurance purposes.
Expect to get 30% - 40% of this if you were to sell at a good antique auction house or on line (eBay etc).
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