Monochrome Monday – Black and White Photography (8)

This week’s theme for Cee’s Black and White Challenge is Objects or People Older than 50 years.

This Grandmother’s clock was made in the Berlin, Germany and brought to the United States in the 1960’s. My Dad acquired it from an antique dealer right after that. The date on the plate inside reads 1841!

Before electricity came to the coal mines in the 1920’s and 1930’s, miners used oil lamps like this one to light their way: