A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820

A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820

Price: Price on request

Offered by Toebosch Antiques



A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820 A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820 A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820 A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820 A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820 A rare German Black Forest musical organ wall clock with bird automaton, circa 1820

8-day weight driven movement with striking on a bell, day-going barrel musical mechanism playing 8 tunes.

41-cm painted dial with concave centre, Roman numerals and diamond hands, polychrome painted flowers with musical trophy, recessed platform with break arch canopy and similar polychrome painted flowers, two painted wood birds that snap their beaks and twist to the music of the barrel organ musical mechanism playing 8 airs on 21 wood pipes every hour or at will, 8-day wood posted movement with anchor escapement and countwheel striking on a bell, wooden case made for wall suspension with tune sheet (illegible), signature (illegible) and Furtwangen.

Reference
100-264
Sizes
72 x 41 cm

Offered by

Toebosch Antiques

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 68-3
1017 DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)6 53 211 641
+31 (0)6 53 211 641
http://www.toeboschantiques.com/

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