Made of the famous Bakelite in a rich walnut color. Is 5 1/2 inches wide, 7 1/4 inches high and 3 1/2 inches deep. The 3 inch dial is finished in silver. The Cathedral model withstands changes in temperature and moisture; retains its high lustre, with not scratch easily and requires no polishing.
know why these always sell for so little, they are really nice. They
always seem to photograph big though. It's less than 8 inches tall
in person. The 355 was Telechron's first star. Someone got
the bright idea of making a clock people could actually afford and
it took off. This the was most imitated Telechron ever; every electric
clock company who was anybody had a cathedral-design. I can't prove
it, but this clock also inspired one of the most famous radio-styles of
all time. The Philco Cathedral radio came out three years after this
clock and inspired countless cathedral-style radios.