ATO- Mantel clock by Leon Hatot, French made C 1930

ATO, one of the most popular Art Deco clocks, this is a very collectable model which allows you to watch the movement working The pendulum swings back and forth, powered by a 1.5 volt battery. It has a glass dial with chrome chapter ring  and case.  All on a black Bakelite base.

The old chrome case before being re-chromed

The finished case

The old dial

The re-chromed dial

The movement as first seen

The rear plate -the old paint was removed
and chromed

The finished movement

The pendulum and suspension

The finished ATO clock

This clock has now been sold to a private collector

More information on these clocks can be found on Martin Ridout site CLICK HERE