Cuckoo Clock of the year 2011
Mill house in the Gutach valley
Colour: Walnut In stock - worldwide delivery
The cuckoo calls every half hour once and the number of the hours every full hour. This cuckoo clock has an exclusive life-like wooden handpainted cuckoo.
With certificate of authenticity from the Black Forest Clock Association (VdS). It has a mechanical extreme long-life rack strike movement. The 8 day running time movement need to be wind up once a week, that means you pull on the chains until the weights are up. It allows turning the hands left and right without endangering the mechanics of the movement. The music box is from the marketleader REUGE in switzerland. The size refers only to the clock, without pendulum and weights.
Very realistic large black forest house with the theme farm holidays. Modern farm house with all local domestic animals like duck and geese, chicken, dog, cat, bird and piggery with 2 big and 2 small pigs. All figurines are from wood and hand-painted. The curtains behind the windows are from real cloth. The cuckoo bird is carved, hand-painted in the original cuckoo colors and has an open beak. The pond is very realistic with plastic films. The mill-wheel turns when the music plays.
The music movement has two melodies and 36 voices. The melodies change every hour from the Happy Wanderer and Edelweiss.
Wooden dial and hands, nice-carved bird, night shut off, old made brown chains, door of the bird is made with an metal hinge, case with handmade shingles, extra deep carvings.
5 years product warranty.
|Weight net:||18 kg|
|Weight gross:||25 kg|
|Height:||65 cm/25.6 inch|
|Width:||59 cm/23.2 inch|
|Depth:||30 cm/11.8 inch|
|Tunes||Happy wanderer and Edelweiss - The melodies change every hour between the Happy Wanderer and Edelweiss.|
|Night shut off||Manually - The clock can be silenced manually with a lever.|
|Movement||Regula - The cuckoo clock has a mechanical REGULA movement from the marketleader SBS-FEINTECHNIK in the Black Forest/Germany.|
The Company August Schwer was founded in 1885 from Mr. August Schwer. His clocks became well known in many regions of the world within a short time. So August Schwer started the production in series. In the year 2000 the company was taken over by Andy Winter. Mr. Winter has worked for many years at August Schwer and knows the company and ist products very well. In the following years Mr. Winter succeeded many times in the annual competition Cuckoo Clock of the Year. The cuckoo clocks from August Schwer are characterized by their affectionate decoration and high quality.