Category Archives: Grandfather Clocks

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Grandfather Clock Brands

Current Grandfather Clock Brands: Quality Brands In Production Today Howard Miller Grandfather Clocks ~Howard Miller Clock Company – founded in 1926 as the Herman Miller Clock Company. It was then a division of Herman Miller’s furniture company and was later on managed and renamed after Herman’s son Howard C. Miller in 1937. Clocks are very […]

It’s Not Your Grandfather’s Clock Anymore

Not too long ago all Grandfather clocks looked very much the same. Most traditional grandfather clocks (shown on right) offer a cherry, a split pediment and a finial at the center of the top. The only major difference from one to the next was size, parquetry, and inlay. These are classic styles and while they will […]

Clocks chime fashion notes

HIGH POINT, NC ~ Floor clocks are becoming more of a fashion statement in today’s homes, thanks to new shapes, finishes, and sizes. While grandfather clocks remain a category staple, manufacturers are reaching younger consumers with these new looks. Curio makers typically target middle- aged consumers. Collectors who need the cabinets tend to have stable […]