HAC CROSSED ARROWS MAHOGANY WESTMINSTER CHIME WALL CLOCK CHIMING 3/4 UNUSUAL
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Welcome To My Auction OLDCLOCKSALES - Providing quality antique and vintage clocks fully serviced to compliment your homeHAC Westminster Chime wall clock - plays Westminster, Srikes hours
CaseThe beautiful oak case which is finished in mahogany is in good condition for age, with very few minimal scratches. The hinged door opens to give access to the dial and pendulum. There are three great bevelled glass panes to the front and carvings, a very nicely solidly made case. To the top of the case is an original wooden rossette. There are two round glass side inspection panes on each side of the case to view the movement, The dial is covered with glass also, The clock has two stabilizers at the base to ensure the clock does not swing off the wall. Dial The original silvered dial was badly worn and I replaced with a brand new replica which has black Roman numerals (like the original did), the hands are also black. The chime/silent rod hooks inside the case and will completely silence the clock for example at night.
MovementThis is a two train movement which chimes every 15mins and also strikes the number of hours. Typically Westminster chime clocks have three trains aka three winders on the dial, making this more unusual... It strikes the hours and chimes each quarter (see video) Made in ... read more