Clock from the early 1900's very rare to find. This clock's color can best be described as a very rich dark walnut brown with hints of cherry red that catches everyone's eye. This black forest clock has amazing highly carved detail on a very thick piece of wood that intricately describes it's branches and leaves.The clock has a highly carved bird on it's crest that has a beautiful eye. This clock has it's Westminster chime movement that ticks, tocks, cuckoo's and gongs like it should.
The Westminster chimes 1 at the 15 min, 2 at the 30 min, 3 at the 45 min and 4 at the 60 min (1 HR). This clock has 5 rods and plays the Westminster chime on 4 of them. The fifth rod is for the cuckoo gong rod. (Watch the video link below). The cuckoo(blue bird) cuckoo's the number of times the hour.
The movement has been stamped D. (Deutsche Reich Patent) along with the number 19 and the set of numbers 219855. This is a rare clock very few were made and fewer are left after 100 plus years that are a Westminster chime and cuckoo combo all on one movement. This is a working clock and in great condition for it's age.This clock has been serviced and oiled. The case has been cleaned and waxed. The clocks hands are beautifully carved from bone. This clock has it's big plump flappy winged beautifully painted blue cuckoo bird that sits on it's metal perch. The measurement's are as followed. The clock is 27 inches tall and 21 inches wide and 10 1/2 inches deep the fret work. From the very top of the bird to the bottom of the case is 34 inches long this is a huge cuckoo clock. The clocks dial measures 7 inches in diameter. This clock comes with 3 Hugh Antique weights that weigh 4 1/2 lb each along with it's matching Antique leaf motif pendulum. We pack with great care. Don't forget to check out our other clock's like German Cuckoo and German Wall and some Unusual rare clocks. The item "ANTIQUE GERMAN BLACK FOREST HUGE WESTMINSTER CHIME VERY RARE! CUCKOO CLOCK" is in sale since Monday, September 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Clocks\Antique (Pre-1930)\Cuckoo, Black Forest".
The seller is "barbstreasures" and is located in Spring Hill, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.