Grandfather clock walnut from Kieninger
Colour: Walnut In stock - worldwide delivery
Impressive, big walnut finish floor clock with elaborate inlays, walnut burl surrounds the pediment and base, beveled crystal glass, exclusive moon dial with hand made Perpetual Calendar mechanism (precise calendar and moon phase display until the year 2100), applied milled and gold plated decorations and Arabic numerals, day and night indication within the second ring, second indication and a leap year indication in February, 27 cm lyre pendulum. 1/4 cable movement with triple chime (Westminster, St. Michael and Whittington) on 9 tubes, run time 7 days, plate size 158 x 230 x 2,8 mm with diamond milled plate edges, 24 bronze bushings and 12 brass set genuine rubies (fly wheel, fly wheel drive, escapement and anchor pivots), ), pallet anchor with stationary escapement (Graham), and automatic beat adjustment, maintaining power, true second, separate chime shut-off for hour and melody with weight drop and automatic night time shut-off between 10.00 PM and 7.15 AM, integrated dial lock lever. For additional information see movement price list UPW.
|Weight gross:||130 kg|
|Height:||220 cm/86.6 inch|
|Width:||64 cm/25.2 inch|
|Depth:||36 cm/14.2 inch|
Masterpieces of German clock craft
In the year 2012 the Kieninger Clock Factory was celebrating its 100th anniversary. Kieninger wasfounded in 1912 in the BlackForest by Joseph Kieninger (1872-1936) und therefore isthe eldest existingmanufacturer of mechanical clock movements for grandfather-, wall- and mantel clocks in the world. Since 1917 the company has been located in Aldingen, a charming village just between Black Forest and Schwäbische Alb. Today, the company occupies a 54.000 square foot anufacturing facility, newly constructed in 1991 and employs about 50 dedicated and highly skilled workers and staff. In 1993, Kieninger became part of the Howard Miller Group (USA), the largest manufacturer of grandfather clocks in the world. From its very beginning Kieninger has stayed with its traditional concept - the manufacture of technically advanced, high-quality mechanical movements and clocks.This has proved successful and it is to no surprise, that today Kieninger is known for its craftsmanship and only the highest-quality products. Many Kieninger clocks are noted among the classics of the industry. With our line of selected, fine mechanical grandfather-, wall- and mantel clocks we offer unique and individually designed time pieces of the highest quality.