It had a chip right in the center.
Some black spray paint later and a battery...
I have an awesome new clock in our den, but now that I look at this I am going move the clock to where the pic is and the pic down to where the clock is. I just noticed the heights are the same like this and I don't like it!
*Oh, and that checkerboard frame is a find
from Goodwill also for .99! WOOHOO!