This traditional Burr-Walnut clock,
named "Friese Staartklok" has an eight day moon phase
calendar clockwork, an interior pendulum, hand painted Dial and
two brass weights. The clock strikes the hours and half hours on a bell.
The Clock is crowned with 3 brass figures.
Size about:77x24x16 cm – 30.3x9.4x6.3
inches included the ornaments.
Weight including package about 12 kilograms.
The movement is running fine, with a good
working rolling moon phase/calendar.
Movement is numbered:UW 7/50 – 440-563.
The case is in good condition for his age.
years in business and craftsmanship dating back to the 17th century, Warmink Clocks
(WUBA CLOCKS) of the Dutch City Almelo. Warmink Clocks has closed their doors
forever. The Warmink family has retired. The remaining items were sold off
& once they are gone, there will never be any more manufactured.
Those items you already own are now collectors items. If you need parts, they
are still available thru Clock Emporium and other such dealers.
Clockmaking is not a new industry to Holland,
for small family business' have existed for centuries producing the various
types and styles that distinguish Dutch Clocks from those of other countries.
The "WARMINK" Company represented such an industry since it's
existence for over 70 years -- producing quality clocks in the traditional
Dutch styling with the most exacting standards of craftsmanship.
Clockmaking still requires much handwork for perfect finish inside and out.
This is shown by the beautiful hand-painted dials and the necessary workmanship
to finish the oak and walnut wood, in order to obtain the fine satin gloss of
the walnut that characterizes the "WARMINK CLOCKS". All this care and
skill makes the creation of a Warmink clock a living tradition. The rustic
charm of these lovely styled pieces and a choice of romantic chimes represents
a note of distinction in every home.
This Original Dutch Warmink Wall
Clock is in used Condition and Therefore Not New.
Shipping Europe £ 39,-
of the World £ 89,-