Rare German 8 Day Black Forest Weight Driven Musical Automaton Cuckoo Wall Clock. Superb triple weight driven automaton musical cuckoo wall clock Black Forest Swiss Chalet case design Large proportions, beautiful condition and fantastic display look Original wooden dial Roman numerals & original hands The dial is in good original condition German triple weight driven musical cuckoo movement Their are various automation features including dancing figurines, Orchestra, water wheel and cuckoo bird All automations are in full working order On the hour and half hour after cuckoo strike it plays a musical tune with the automation Original pendulum and weights Movement is full working order keeping good time as can be seen in the video above Black Forest C1950 The clock measures 17.75 inches high x 15.75 inches wide x 8.75 inches deep. 1 - We offer the very best customer service before, during and after the sale.
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6 - We have earned a consistently excellent track record of sales with 100% Feedback. 7 - All our items are professionally packed and dispatched promptly.8 - All clocks are sent with world leading couriers on a priority service with full online tracking. I have just received some excellent quality bracket clocks from a private collection all of which have been well looked after all of which will be listed over the next few weeks. Some excellent quality bracket clocks please keep your eyes open over the next few months. Fantastic triple weight driven automaton musical cuckoo 8 Day wall clock.
The case has a quality carved Black Forest Swiss chalet design. It has superb proportions for a cuckoo clock and displays beautifully. Their are superb hand carved decoration which are all around the case in excellent original condition, they are all hand painted to make them stand out.
To the front you have the various automaton features including the water wheel, orchestra musical figures, dancing figures and man pulling the turret church bell, they are all in full working order. The whole case is in excellent condition and have a fantastic display look. White roman numerals & original hands.
The dial is in excellent condition. Rare triple weight driven musical automaton cuckoo movement.
It strikes the cuckoo chime on the half past and the hours as well as striking a gong. When the cuckoo strike is going on the automaton figure pulling on the church bell is activated as you can see in the video above as the clock is striking. On the half and hour after the cuckoo strike the musical barrel is activated and plays the musical tune, while this is going on the automaton dancing figures, orchestra musical band and water wheel are activated and move along with the music and are all in full working order as you can see in the video above. Movement is full working order keeping good time as can be seen in the video above. There is also a silent/chime pull lever underneath to silence the musical chimes if wanted.
The clock itself measures 17.75 inches high x 15.75 inches wide x 8.75 inches deep. The chain will give a 66 inch drop from the under side of the case on a full cycle.
This is a perfect investment clock and a beautiful display piece. Looks absolutely fantastic wherever it is displayed and a true talking point of any room.
Beautiful clock which will only grow in value and you will be hard pushed to find another like it. ALL antique clocks after transport no matter how well they have been looked after or serviced may require setting up, adjustments and setting into beat when you receive them and i always recommend a professional or an experienced clock person to do this correctly for you. Most clocks will be ok and will not need any additional adjustments but please bear in mind this may not be the case. For your piece of mind we test all our clocks here before they are sent out and any issues are either sorted or described in the add, the clock will not have any problems unless stated in the add as they are tested vigorously before sending. We pride ourselves on our expertise which we have acquired after dealing in clocks for over 20 Years and have a vast knowledge of various aspects of antique clocks.
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The item "Rare German 8 Day Black Forest Weight Driven Musical Automaton Cuckoo Wall Clock" is in sale since Monday, December 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Wall Clocks\Post-1900". The seller is "classictime2015" and is located in Gloucestershire.This item can be shipped worldwide.