photo courtesy D. Nutter

551  "Tambour Mantel Telechron" or "Lexington"

This striking model of the world's most dependable timekeeper is meeting with unusal favor.  The dial is of etched silver five inches in diameter.  Case, mahogany.


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Later catalog shot of the "Tambour Mantel Telechron" shows simplified case.


 photo courtesy Dean

If you thought the Plymouth was weird, check this out.  Pics of the INside of the Lexington shows this to be one of the most unusual Telechrons of all.  It's made of mahogany slabs glued together!  These pics come to us from our friend, Dean.