Simply elegant! Made with quality finishing stainless on some parts and powered by the AMP (Advanced Mechanical Precision) technology that runs on 2 X "C" type batteries; this smooth operator sits proudly on any desk, table, TV top, shelf, and display cabinet. It even mounts easily onto any wall. The gears protected behind a clear glass, moves in synchronicity to offer precise time display all the time. A must have for anyone who wants decor-d-art apart from just good time telling!