MANTLE CLOCK CIRCA 1928
Composition white metal case, bronze finish. 2 by 3 1/4 inch fancy gold dial, with a beveled glass crystal. Height, 5 inches. Width, 6 5/8 inches. Depth, 2 1/4 inches. Fitted with a LUX 30-hour guaranteed non-over wind movement. The Benedict Mfg. Co. produced this clock case (the B in a diamond on the clock dial) in 1928 for the U. S. market. The Benedict Mfg. Co. was located in Syracuse, New York. They were prolific makers of brass, copper, silver plate; bronze and gold wash metal items in the late 1800's and early 1900's.