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Category: Antiques
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Experience:  Antiques dealer for over 10 years specializing in porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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I have a clock from the 1800's it is an Ansonia clock I was

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I have a clock from the 1800's it is an Ansonia clock I was wondering what the value is.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

Hello,
My name isCustomerand I would love to help.
Please use the Add Files feature on your screen to add pictures of the clock,
dial and any markings on the back or on the movement.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I have a photo how do I send
Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

I got one photo. Does the clock have writing in tiny print on the dial?

Are there any markings or labels on the back or on the movement?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No markings
Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

This is an Ansonia walnut Figure 8 (also called Ionic pattern) clock that was made from 1870-1915.

This one dating closer to 1880 based on some of the details.

The value of this clock is $200 to $300 retail.

Some sites that I recommend for selling are Varagesale.com, Ioffer.com, OfferUp.com, Ebay and letgo.com.
You can also go to invaluable.com or liveauctioneers.com and search their directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.

To finish, I will need you to click the five stars at the top right of your screen and hit the green submit button, thanks!

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thank you very much
Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

You are welcome.

Good feedback is important here for the expert (like it is on Ebay, for example)

Please do take a moment to click the stars and hit submit, thanks!

Expert:  Rarewares replied 9 months ago.

Hello,
I am following up to see if you have read your answer and need further help with this item.
Please do let me know.