The clock is attached to the reproduction wood base with three screws; if you don't like it, it's easily removed. Please review photos, description and terms/conditions to make sure it's what you want and ask questions to make sure its right for you. Thanks for working with me toward that shared goal! REVIEW - It is your responsibility to review item images and details to make sure you're fully aware of and committed to the item you're purchasing. If there are any issues upon receipt, please provide as many photos as possible of issues or damage. PLEASE let me know within 72 hours of receipt of the item if there are any issues or you want to return the item. The item "Chelsea 6 Ship Bell Clock" is in sale since Wednesday, July 21, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maritime\Maritime Clocks". The seller is "blinde5happy" and is located in Oakland, California. This item can be shipped to United States.