ANTIQUE BEAUTIFUL DUTCH ZAANSE CLOCK - WARMINK - FREE SHIPPING


ANTIQUE BEAUTIFUL DUTCH ZAANSE CLOCK - WARMINK - FREE SHIPPING

A magnificent Old and nicely shaped Dutch Zaanse clock.

Beautiful massive mahogany wood. Two people at the top of the clock. Chimes every half and whole hour. It has a beautiful mechanical hourwork. Two pear shaped weights. It has a stamp of FHS;

FHS means it was made by Franz Hermle & Sons "Nearly one hundred years ago, Franz Hermle began manufacturing and selling mechanical clocks. In 1922, Franz Hermle founded the Franz Hermle Clock Company in Gosheim/Wuerttemberg, Germany. Within ten years the company became known as one of the most modern and efficient manufacturers of clock movements in the clock industry. Franz Hermle and his sons' dedication weathered the effects of WWII and made Franz Hermle und Sohn Uhrenfabrik prosper while other companies folded. The founder, Franz Hermle, died in 1953 and left a modern and prosperous operation to his sons Gebhard, Alfred, Hans and Heinrich Hermle. Now in its third generation, Franz Hermle und Sohn employs over 500 people in 4 locations in Germany and an additional manufacturing facility, Hermle Black Forest Clocks, in Amherst, Virginia, USA. Today, the company is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of clocks, and mechanical clock movements. The trademark is the word Hermle in script or simply
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