favorite this post *** #405 *** Antique German 3 weight wall clock C1880 - $895 (Make offer) hide this posting unhide

Located near Sacramento.

This is a Rare LARGE three weight Vienna Regulator style wall clock.

This three weight wall clock's striking pattern in called grand sonnerie. At the first quarter it will strike one on a gong rod and then repeat the last hour on a different gong rod. At the half hour, two strikes and repeat last hour, at the 3/4 hour three strikes and repeat the last hour, at the hour four and strike the next hour. Of course, it isn't a chiming clock but a grand sonnerie striking clock.

Some people call 3-weight Vienna Regulators blindman's clock because of the unique Grand Sonnerie striking. The clock strikes on 2 different gong rodss every quarter hour. The first tone is the quarter hour, the second is the hour. By counting the strikes you will know the time every 15 minutes.

This clock case is in great condition.
The case measures approximately 54 inches tall by 18 inches wide by 7 inches deep.
It has an Eight day movement, which means you just wind it once a week.
The movement was recently professionally cleaned (ultra-sonically), oiled , bushings were added where needed and adjusted (Over $500+ value by itself).

Hurry and get it before it's somebody else gets this bargain first.
$895.00, OBO cash only.

Don't miss out on this great bargain!
Please call to set up an appointment to see this clock.

Phone (916) 534-889FIVE and let it ring, sometimes it takes a while to get to the phone or leave a message and I'll call you back
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