Vintage wood wooden cuckoo clock west germany german black forest. German Black Forest CUCKOO CLOCK. Nine inch tall, Hand-Carved, traditional German.With five leaves & one bird with red glass eye. Features cream colored ornate hands, a dial marked GERMANY with Roman numerals, and a warm white, yellow and red. Case is surrounded by five deeply carved maple leaves with a single hand-carved bird with red glass eye seated at the peak of the roof. Two cast iron pine cone weights are suspended beneath the. Case by two separate brass chains. The hand-carved maple leaf pendulum continuously swings back and forth which controls the timing of the. Timing should ever need adjustment, you can control the speed of your. By sliding the maple leaf up or down the pendulum stick. Sliding the maple leaf down causes the. To run slightly slower, while sliding the maple leaf up makes the. Emerges from a swinging door above the. Dial and counts the hour by cuckooing once per hour. Example: At one o'clock the bird will. At eight o'clock the bird will. Eight times The half hour is announced with one. The all brass mechanical Regula movement, which is produced in the. Black Forest of Germany , is wound once per day by raising the two pine cone weights. One weight powers the time and the other weight powers the. Movement has markings including August Schwer REGULA GM-1884288, 1692176. It is in very good shape - the two bellows and cuckoo work. Original weights and pendulum included. All parts are included with no breaks or repairs.
We had this running for several days and it kept great time but the left hand weight proved a bit too light so we were able to get it to run with a heavier weight [from another of our clocks]. Looking for a new home where it will be used and enjoyed. Great effort has been made to portray each. As with many handmade items, the exact coloration and carving may vary slightly from. We consider this to be a special part of their character.
Will add charm to your home and, with proper care and maintenance, will last a lifetime. Makes a great gift, too! Each time the cuckoo bird sings will be a reminder of how thoughtful you were. Dimensions (Height x Width x Depth): 9" x 5.5" x 6.5 without adding the pendulum and pinecone weights. Here's the small print.
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