Thanks to Yvonna Stockel-Brewer for the pictures and information. The cast base is made of a lightweight metal--possibly gold anodized aluminum. This turns the minute hand and gears that drive the hour hand. Created by Roger Russell All rights reserved. The clock dial is marked Mastercrafters. Lots of pictures and text. A gear on the same shaft as the disc drives the rest of the gear train for the hands and the motion device.
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We have been in the clock repair trade for over 33 years and we value our reputation very highly. If quicker action is desired, pull the glass tubes out of base and gently shake them, then replace in openings in base. Early clocks use a motor shown at the left with the Mastercrafters name on it. Heavy cast brass bezel.
For parts or repair. Two picture supports are provided on the back to hang the clock on the wall. One possibility is R. The dial face is gold colored and the Tenite plastic case is dark brown. Hour and half hour strike, original glass.
I had this in my basement running for many years. The words "Clock Movement by Sessions" is written in small print around the bottom of the dial. An article in the Villa Park Argus newspaper was written about him. The glitter is silver colored and slowly circulates around, reflecting the light from the lamp in the base and then being reflected and broadened by the curved piece. As teenagers his three daughters worked in the office at the West Fulton Street address. It also has a big chip out of the bottom of the case. This movement is made by Sunbeam.