Seth Thomas - Historic Timeline or a Step into the Future?
Seth Thomas clocks have a long tradition stretching back to the lifetime of the clockmaker himself in the late 1700's and 1800's. Many companies that began at the same time as the Seth Thomas Clock Company have not lasted up to the present time. The reason is because old practices and traditions got in the way of innovation. We at Village Watch Center of Boston believe strongly that Seth Thomas clocks are an exception. As a company that buys used Seth Thomas Clocks and sells Seth Thomas Clocks, we have grown to appreciate the long tradition of excellence and the vision for innovation for the future.
Why have Seth Thomas clocks lasted?
The original clockmaker developed a reputation for superb quality at a time when expectations for clock making were at the artisan level. The company itself continued this high tradition throughout the years. At Village Watch Center of Boston, we have spent years fixing Seth Thomas clocks. We know their quality. We clean Seth Thomas clocks from some of the earliest antique runs and the craftsmanship was remarkable. We have repaired Seth Thomas clocks from their more recent designs and that quality continues.
Where are Seth Thomas clocks moving forward?
Seth Thomas Clock Company still designs all manner of quality clocks for mantels, floors, and everywhere in between. Since we specialize in Seth Thomas clock maintenance, we are able to see up close the creative work they are doing with modern strike and chime designs. The company experiments with sleek designs using metal and other materials. The company is seeking new ways to work on classic ideas and designs. We look forward to seeing what they have in store for the future.
Contact Village Watch Center to find out more about what's available with Seth Thomas clocks as well as other classic timepieces and watches.