Hydroponics Online Store



Hydroponic Systems

Hydroponic Grow Lights & Bulbs

Hydroponic Tents & Grow Boxes

Hydroponic Ballasts

Grow Light Reflectors

Hydroponic Nutrients

Grow Media Rocks

Hydroponic Pumps

Hydroponic Pots

Hydroponic Books

Meters

Hydroponic Exhaust Fans

Hydroponic Seeds

Hydroponic Foggers

Home Store Blog Forums FAQs Lesson Plans Pictures


Search:



Rare Antique Darche MFG Co. Flashlight/Alarm/Bank clock For Sale


Rare Antique Darche MFG Co. Flashlight/Alarm/Bank clock



This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Rare Antique Darche MFG Co. Flashlight/Alarm/Bank clock:
$128

Up For sale!

Fabulous Antique Flashlight/Alarm/Bank Clock

This unique clock was made by the Darche Mfg. Co. of Chicago Illinois circa 1910. This may well have been a travelling alarm clock owned by a well to do gentleman or lady. It serves three different functions. First it is a clock which will give you the time during the day. Second, it features a flashlight feature. A dry cell battery goes into the tower on theright side of the clock. A cord attached to the battery in the back has a wooden bulb with a button on it. At night, the owner would have this bulb by the pillow. If they needed to know what time it was, they only had to push the button and the light bulb over the clock face would light up to give them the time. The upper dial of the clock face shows AM & PM. Both sets of hands move easily

The next feature was the alarm clock. This is set on the right side tower and consists of a bell and clanger. When the alarm went off the owner would simply move the switch located on the bottom panel to stop the alarm.

Last but not least is a bank. Located in the left tower is a bank with a slot for coins. Below that is the door with a small combination lock. The door is functioning but the lock does not work anymore. Stamped on the bank door is "Fireproof Safety Deposit"

It is stamped "Pat. July 12, 1910, Others Pending" on the bottom left panel. Across the top arch of the handle is stamped "Made by Darche MFG Co. Chicago"

The clock mechanism is not working. As I am not a clock smith I will leave this to the buyer. The light bulb appear to be ok but a dry cell battery would be required to make this flashlight function work.

This would make a great addition to someones clock collection or just a great conversation piece! It measures 12 1/2 inches long by 5 1/2" wide by 7 3/4 inches tall. It is a solid clock and weighs in at almost 9 pounds. Shipping will be $10.00 to the lower 48 states. Alaska and Hawaii residents need to add $6.00.

We are a brick and mortar store and items are inbrand new store mint condition from a non smoking environment unless otherwise noted.

Bearly A Memory-Your #1 Place for All Things Steiff

Please email me with any questions and for international shipping rates.

I accept and prefer Paypal. I also accept Mastercard, Visa, American Express & Discover. I DO NOT accept personal checks. Winning offers must be received within 3 days of sale close or the sale will be considered null and void. We then reserve the right to leave negative response to the non paying buyer and relist the item.

Check my response rating and offer with confidence! Good Luck and Happy offerding!


Buy Now


 

Hydroponic Forum Discussions:

Germanation questions
which system for basement kitchen garden, and spring seed starting?
Is this an algae?
Many questions about hydroponics!
Yikes. Made a mistake
Lettuce raft foam
Static solution culture
Hydroponic wheat deficiency
New Guy with Questions
What's wrong with my romaine lettuce? [pics]
First Hydroponic setup - slow?
Noob to hydro, first attempt at NFT system
Tomato's bottom leaves wilded and dry
Trying to plan my outdoor garden

Popular Hydroponic Items:


B 528,  two Miniature Nice Quartz Desk Clocks Running Buech-girod +.  assortment picture
B 528,  two Miniature Nice Quartz Desk Clocks Running Buech-girod +.  assortment


Doctor Who Tardis Projection Alarm Clock Digital Collectible Vintage Decor Box picture
Doctor Who Tardis Projection Alarm Clock Digital Collectible Vintage Decor Box


Star Brand Shoes Clock Vtg Antique Old Original Gilbert Alarm Advertising 1929 picture
Star Brand Shoes Clock Vtg Antique Old Original Gilbert Alarm Advertising 1929


Antique  Music Box Clock And Parts picture
Antique Music Box Clock And Parts


Vintage Circa 1911 Westclox Baby Ben Peg Leg Alarm Clock, Working picture
Vintage Circa 1911 Westclox Baby Ben Peg Leg Alarm Clock, Working


Antique Style Wood Gas Pump Clock Alabama Black Gold Oil Fuel Sign Cabinet picture
Antique Style Wood Gas Pump Clock Alabama Black Gold Oil Fuel Sign Cabinet


Antique Junghans Melody Clock Very Good Condition, Perfect Running, Original Key picture
Antique Junghans Melody Clock Very Good Condition, Perfect Running, Original Key


Westclox Big Ben Peg Leg  Alarm Clock Great Old Time Piece picture
Westclox Big Ben Peg Leg Alarm Clock Great Old Time Piece


Vintage Antique Hamburg American Alarm Clock With Wooden Box Hanging On The Wall picture
Vintage Antique Hamburg American Alarm Clock With Wooden Box Hanging On The Wall


Original Antique Vintage German
Original Antique Vintage German "junghans" Alarm Clock Working Condition