Long-case Clocks

Musical long-case clock

    Musical long-case clock


    first half of the 19th century

    Wood (oak), metal (bronze, brass), mirror; casting, carving, painting, turning

    Height 240 cm


    German long-case clock, made of solid oak, on four turned feet, 38-cm painted arch dial with Roman numerals and a painted landscape on the arch, diamond hands, wood plated anchor movement with count wheel striking on a bell, musical mechanism with 27-cm wooden cylinder playing one of the seven tunes on 22 pipes, stained oak case with moulded hood and brass capped side pillars, open trunk with ebonized columns, pseudo organ pipes flanking the mirror back, the base adorned with large carved rosette.