The use of table clocks is an elegant and traditional way of showing that you love to be punctual. If you want to show your professionalism and are looking for a modern table clock that not only enhances the beauty of your table but also adds to your professional setup, modern table clocks may be just right for you. Let’s review some key features and information about modern table clocks.
Whenever it comes to the table clocks, the question of where to place the clock on the table is frequently asked those interested. The straightforward answer to this question is that the placement of the table clocks depends on the purpose for which they are being used. For example, the placement of a table clock received as a Christmas gift can be quite different from the executive office table clocks designed to highlight status.
It entirely depends on the home decor, office setup, and the formal or informal arrangement of the table desk. In fact, in most cases common sense can simply be used to choose the most appropriate place for the table clock placement.
According to traditional concepts of the Greek people, the ideal zone for the placement of table clocks is the northeast or East. In this way, they attract wealth and good luck.
Clocks that are designed for the Executive office are usually small table clocks that are particularly designed for the office desks. Such clocks are also known as office desk clocks. All small, medium and large businesses can purchase these clocks to make more efficient use of their employees' time, as well as showcase the company’s wealth.
It is no secret that business management is all about utilizing time appropriately, and this is where the role of executive office desk clocks comes into the picture. Some of the finest clock brands in the world, such as Matthew Norman, L’EPEE and Erwin Sattler fit the bill for very premium quality, Swiss and German made clocks for desks.
Some of the most commonly used clocks for office setups include small mantel clocks from Hermle Clocks or more modern models from our large collection of Spanish brands such as Tothora.
All of us use tables in our homes, however, the design, decoration, and stylishness of the tables determine our aesthetic sense as well as creativity. If you also want to add a clock to your table in a unique and specific manner, every guest will appreciate your aesthetic sense. Try and find a clock whose finish can highlight the table that it will be placed on. Some of the most popular places to place clocks on tables in homes are entry tables, desks and shelves.
We have compiled a list of some of our favorite table clock brands from around the world.
L’epee 1839 is Switzerland's leading clock manufacturer company that has been providing premium timepiece and clock manufacturing services for more than 180 years. The most distinguishing part about this brand is that they have been successful in creating exceptional table clock collections that are timeless and innovative, shocking and inspired clock enthusiasts and collectors everywhere.
This brand has gotten immensely popular because they not only focus on the creation of decoration timepieces, but also focus on their products having intricate complications and engineering details, including striking mechanisms, perpetual calendars, and power reserve indicators.
Here are our favorite L’EPEE 1839 table clocks that are most modern.
Erwin Sattler is a world-renowned desk, mantel, and table clock brand that has been providing wonderful interior design services for centuries. The clocks created and designed by Erwin Sattler are not only equipped with numerous calendars and other astronomical displays, but also have wonderful craftsmanship and technical innovation. The contemporary and eternal design of these clocks make them the perfect table clocks for the modern era, even for the 21st century.
The major masterpieces manufactured by this brand include Lunaris, Metrica, Opus Tourbillon, Opera & many others.
As it is a German brand, all of these clocks are manufactured in Germany. Some of our favorite Erwin Sattler table clocks are the following:
Hermle is also a German brand that was founded in 1922. It started as a family-owned brand, but soon converted into the company it is today, now being in its third generation of ownership.
The prominent characteristic of this brand is its extreme consideration towards precision. Hermle manufacture has huge variety of mechanical and analog clocks including table clocks that come up with accessories, dials, pendulums as well as battery-operated mechanisms. The table clocks created by the company are finished and tuned to perfection.
Some of our favorite table clocks made by Hermle are:
It is another unique table clock manufacturing brand that designs one-of-a-kind, unique clocks with an astounding five barrel 40-day movement in many of their clocks. The major functions of these clocks include hour, minute, and power reserve indicators. The color of Matthew Norman clocks is usually glossy black or white with a wide variety of clock face finish variations. These are Swiss-made mechanical clocks that usually have manual winding and vertical escapements that are rivalled by few other clock makers in quality.
Check out our entire Matthew Norman collection here
The mentioned brands are some of the highest quality table clock brands in the world and we have presented some of our favorite, top of the line table clocks they offer. However, it is up to you to choose the table clock that exactly fulfills your unique needs. Nowadays table clocks are not as simple as they used to be and are available in a variety of modern shapes and particularly designed for offices and homes. Some variations work best on shelves, on tables and in executive offices. One thing is for sure though, Time For a Clock has the widest selection of world renown luxury, modern and consumer grade table and desk clocks available online, as we work directly with these renown clock makers.