Seth Thomas "Newark" shelf clock, ca 1886, Seth Thomas "Newark", ca 1886, one of the large group of clocks named for cities. It is original and crusty, 22 inch walnut case. Signed painted dial is fading and chipped around the arbors. Brass Seth Thomas pendulum, black label inside the case, original glass. 8 day, cathedral gong strike, runs very well. If you want originality, here it is. Never touched. Factory stamp on the back, "6881K", means made Nov.1886. Ly-Seth Thomas No.212.