Very rare Antique German Very rare Lorenz Furtwängler and Son - LFS Westminster chime wall clock. Westminster chime wall clock with 8 hamers and 5 gongs. Clock is 90 cm height (34 "), width- 40cm (16"), dial - 20 cm(8).All my clocks can you see on my website. You can hear the clock!
LFS is a Lorenz Furtwängler and Son registered trademarke. The logo was first registered as a trade maker in 09/21/1881 and again in 01/22/1895. Was located in Furtwangen, Germany, and founded in 1836. The Furtwängler and Son clock factory or Uhrenfabrik (German for clock factory, direct english translation is hour maker) Sons of Theophil, Hector, Oskar and Aldof all clockmakers. Movements and cases they became world famous.
Joined the father's enterpise in 1868 and the company changed to Uhrenfabrik L. Because they were makers of clocks which posessed top precision in workmanship, ownership changed hands to A. Movements and clocks case forced them out of business and all. Beginning with World War I the clockmaking was by law drastically curtailed, the company did participate in the production within the defense industry. After 1918, the tough competition of mass produced clocks and less expensive.
The item "0240 Very rare Lorenz Furtwängler and Son LFS Westminster chime wall clock" is in sale since Wednesday, June 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks". The seller is "the_old_clocks" and is located in Krimpen aan de Lek. This item can be shipped worldwide.