A stunning class A movement numbered 18429 and signed. The clock is listed in post as I do not know it's true age and therefore I guess it to be around the 20s/30s but may be wrong..
A lever in the back chooses the familiar Westminster chime tune or Whittington melody with a beautiful mellow tone. The case is walnut with burl. A brass winding key is original on this British vintage timepiece. This clock is fitted with a unique automatic action which switches off the chime at 11 p.This ensures that the lightest sleeper is not disturbed by the chime at night. I f not return the hands by 12 hours. To select either of the 2 chimes Westminster or Whittington, open the door at the back of the clock and turn indicator knob on the left of the back plate of the movement to the position indicated by the arrow for the chime required. If the clock is required without strike or chime i. Silent press down the lever which is located by 3 oclock on the dial.
This can be brought into operation at any time, care should however be taken that the clock is not about to chime when this put into operation. Size is 9" wide, 6" deep and 15 tall.
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