Lot 24). Warner Bros. Pictures Clock

$525.00
(Current Bid)

Warner Bros. Pictures Clock: 7.75 x 8-3/8 x 2.75″ Unusual, early, heavy figural cast iron ark shaped advertising clock promoting Warner Bros. 1928 romantic disaster movie “Noah’s Ark”, starring actors Dolores Costello (shown on clock face – which runs briefly when rocked) & George O’ Brien. Very high quality piece, made by Art Metal Works, has nice detailing and an excellent, rich, all original surface patina (a strong C. 8.5/+), Note: this high budget movie was from the part-talkie transition era between the early silent era movies and talkies and used the Co.’s newly developed Vitaphone sound-on-disk system. Min. bid $100.

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Warner Bros. Pictures Clock: 7.75 x 8-3/8 x 2.75″ Unusual, early, heavy figural cast iron ark shaped advertising clock promoting Warner Bros. 1928 romantic disaster movie “Noah’s Ark”, starring actors Dolores Costello (shown on clock face – which runs briefly when rocked) & George O’ Brien. Very high quality piece, made by Art Metal Works, has nice detailing and an excellent, rich, all original surface patina (a strong C. 8.5/+), Note: this high budget movie was from the part-talkie transition era between the early silent era movies and talkies and used the Co.’s newly developed Vitaphone sound-on-disk system. Min. bid $100.