Can be used with existing plug or hardwired. Original motor is working and keeping time. Very nice aging to the piece, appropriate wear, no damage. Color paint on hands is as acquired but does not appear to be original. The item "Vintage Original Irving Harper George Nelson Wood Ball Clock Mid Century" is in sale since Saturday, April 21, 2018.This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Mid-Century Modernism". The seller is "20cmodern" and is located in Royal Oak, Michigan. This item can be shipped worldwide.