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8-Day Music Cuckoo Clock Black Forest Farm, The Beerdrinkers 16.9 inch
August Schwer Clocks
August Schwer Cuckoo Clock 8-Day Music Dancer Black Forest Farm: The Beerdrinkers 16.9 inches
August Schwer Cuckoo Clock
Cuckoo Clock with 8-day movement / running time (mechanical), with music and dancers, two moving beerdrinkers, woman at the window moves here head from side to side.
This clock shows a typical large Black Forest farm house.
Black Forest farm houses often have a huge roof surface. There was need for as much storage space as possible, to have enough room for straw and fodder to get the lifestock through the long winters.
Since these farms were often far away from the next village, the isolated farms had their own little chapel. Just like this one, they were built next to the farm house.
This clock has various moving elements. The two beerdrinkers at the table on the front lift their beer glasses one after the other with the chiming of the clock. At the same time, the woman in the window moves her head from side to side. As if she was saying, those two, already at the beer again...
On the balcony, the dancing figurines turn with the music.
This clock has a very elaborate decoration, with wood three moving figurines, animals, trees, wayside cross; altogether, a very convincing farm life scene is displayed on the clock - in a tongue-in-cheek kind of way.
All figurines and decorative elements are made of wood and are hand-painted.
Dancing figurines made of wood, wooden dial, wooden hands, August Schwer life-like wooden cuckoo, pendulum.
high quality Swiss music box (Reuge), 2 melodies: Edelweiss and Happy Wanderer
size: 16.9 inches tall, 24 inches wide, 12.6 in deep; 3 x 1260g weights,
high quality Regula movement
Premium Model: 5 years warranty
Our premium clock models with longer warranty have several extras and mechanical parts specifically choses for a long lifetime.
Extras: wooden knob on the night shut-off, real hinge on the cuckoo door (optical and mechanical improvement), antique-style chains.
made by August Schwer Black Forest Clock Factory, Schoenwald, Black Forest.
handmade, made in Germany.
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Sale Price: 1,421.00 USD
available within 1 week
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