Rare Large wall clock 2 melodies and Day Date Month. Antique Westminster Chime Art Deco French Wall Clock GIROD - 8 Bars - Handcarved Wood. It is signed GIROD FRANCE Marque Déposée and manufactured for the Wathchmaker-Jeweler named ROTURIER who lived in the french town of NIORT.
Embossed mark on cast iron bars bracket inside. This is a French Art Deco period clock by the maker, "GIROD". This is a 8 day Westminster chime clock that chimes the quarters (4 musical notes then 12 musical notes), halfs (8 musical notes) and hours (16 musical notes) with a really pleasant chime (the famous WESTMINSTER melody or BELLS OF THE JURA).
Ull or push a small lever to change the melody (you can see it on picture 8). Every night between midnight and one o'clock, t. He date is one day ahead.
There are 3 adjustment wheels for setting the start date and month after the clock has been stopped or in march1 when it is a bisextile year. Glass mirror with silvered volutes and handcarved oak decoration.Very beautiful and thick solid wood (Oak, Cherrywood). The chimes can be set to silent with 2 spring-loaded levers inside the case. The case has very minor general wear and tear due to age and use. The main wear is shown in the pictures. Famous french mark : GIROD France Marque Déposée - 19 1/2" wide, 24 1/4" tall, 8 depth from wall.
Complete with all its parts, with its original key & ringtone locking system - RARE 2 melodies WESTMINSTER & BELLS OF THE JURA and today's date. PLEASE OBSERVE ALL POSTED PHOTOS FOR MORE DETAILS. The item "Antique Westminster Chime Art Deco French Wall Clock GIROD 8 Bars 2 Melodies" is in sale since Monday, June 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Clocks\Antique (Pre-1930)\Wall".
The seller is "francegranary" and is located in Breuil la Réorte. This item can be shipped worldwide.