Prairie Mantel Clock

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Project by ArthurS posted 07-10-2017 10:47 PM 1333 views 2 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This clock is constructed of solid cherry. The top is ebonized with a solution vinegar, steel wool and tea to blacken the wood. The clock is 10.5” high, 11” wide by 6” deep. The face is printed on resume paper that is attached to 1/8” birch plywood.

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#1 posted 07-11-2017 12:26 AM

Cool clock.

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#2 posted 07-11-2017 12:53 AM

Very nice project

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#3 posted 07-11-2017 12:27 PM

Super nice! Are the legs tapered? It’s a little hard to tell…

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#4 posted 07-11-2017 11:34 PM

Fine looking Prairie clock—I’m sure it’ll look great on your mantel!

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