Antique Timepiece (Steampunk) Style Drop Spindle No.132 - Circa 1900 Swiss - Free Shipping (US)
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Antique Timepiece (STEAMPUNK) Style Drop Spindle No.132:
Made in Switzerland White Porcelain Pocket Watch Dial (Circa 1900), with a 1.75" Acrylic Whorl, Antique to Vintage Watch Gears, Ruby Jewels, and Swarovski Crystal Rhinestones mounted to a Gold Metal Flake Black Steel Shaft
Weight: 1.0 ounce (30 grams), Whorl: Acrylic .27” x 1.75” (6.9mm x 45mm)
Shaft: 3/32” dia. Metallic Black-Gold x Overall Length: 8.75” (22.2cm)
This STEAMPUNK Drop Spindle design stems from the use of a pocket watch dial that was made in the Switzerland around 1900. The dial is embellished with an antique pocket watch balance wheel, brass winding gear, ruby watch jewel, and we Emerald Green AB Swarovski Crystal Rhinestones set around the dial, which is coated with epoxy resin to give the appearance of a watch crystal and it is permanently mounted to a 1/8" thick x 1.75" diameter acrylic disc that has been edge milled to a smooth surface.
The shaft is made from high carbon (spring) steel with a forged hook that has a 2-part powder coat paint finish applied for a beautiful look and feel. All components are assembled with an industrial 2-part epoxy glue.
The bottom side of this top-whorl drop spindle has a large (1.75" dia.) vintage clock gear attached for added stability and rim weight. This is a wonderful light to medium weight spindle with good rim weight for really amazing spin.
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Hand crafted in Tucson, AZ, by John Galen Gudenkauf (owner/artist) with US and Global Materials.