This magnificent 5 foot antique cuckoo clock just arrived into our inventory. If you are looking for a showpiece for your cabin, lodge, restaurant, home, or collection look no further.
This clock will put a presence on any room and will a conversation piece in any environment.
Carved in the Black Forest region of Germany during the later 19th century these clocks were made to grace the walls of stately homes and hunting lodges. The carving work on this particular clock is exquisite. The stag, hunting rifles, pheasant, hare, hunters horn, game bag and tassel are all seen in the motif in full relief. On the full and half hours the large wood cuckoo bird appears behind its door to call the hour. The carved pendulum swings back and forth steadily as the cast iron pine cone weights slowly lower to the floor.
We have sold dozens of these monumental cuckoo clocks over the years, but this ones special.
It’s an untouched original example. The case has had no carving restoration of any kind yet it remains in excellent condition. The finish is also original. The clock has its original movement, original carved bone hands, original numerals on the dial, original cuckoo pipes and bellows… Very rarely do we find these clocks so untouched and preserved. It spend a half century hanging in a lake house on the east coast of the USA… And now it’s ready for another caretaker.
If your looking for an investment grade Black Forest clock this is an excellent opportunity that will not come again.
We offer long term layaway and can ship worldwide.
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