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Lovely large 2 weight 1890's striking Vienna regulator clock - GR - working

Lovely large 2 weight 1890's striking Vienna regulator clock - GR - working
Current Price: £279.99 Buy Item
Time Left: 2 days 13 hours 41 min
Bids: 0
Location: Wallingford


Item Details

Information:

  • Age: Antique, Pre-1900
  • Type: Wall Clock
  • Style/ Origin/ Theme: Vienna
  • Material: Wood
  • Features: Pendulum/ Moving Parts



A large imposing good quality Late Victorian German made

Walnut cased two weight 

Vienna regulator wall clock

with enamelled dial & architectural finial 

By German makers RG

in a walnut case, with quality quarter veneers inside back

Movement marked to back with the GR balance trademark and number 215310 & a Made in Germany stencil

This clock was retailed by Swedish clockmakers P.N.Wohlins of 25 Stora Nygatan Stockholm, whose retail label is affixed to the back,  around 1900

The trading name changed around this time to just Wohlins when J.N.Wohlins died

Out of interest their old shop and the marked outside clock are still there, now a Thai restaurant!


Complete with winder fully working keeps good time


Pre-sale inspection actions  see below:


As carried out by the Clock Medic (www.Clockmedic.co.uk)

1.Movement removed & dusted - done OK

2. All pivots and pivot ends tested - OK

3. Pendulum suspension spring tested - Done and OK

4. Weight line tested, were renewed recently - OK

5. Movement re-oiled with specialised clock oil

6. Case cleaned - OK

7.Re-assembled and run for at least 100 hours - OK

8.Regulated and keeps good time -OK



CONDITION

Case and clock in very good age worn condition, all finials and medallions present. Just one case medallion missing to bottom left on the door Weights show some light denting and wear, one fixing hook has been re-placed.

But please see the photos which show all and ask any questions you may have before bidding.


WANT IT NOW? If no bids registered, always willing to consider buy it now bids at or above the start price

 

Case 145 h x 40 w x 18 cms, face 18cm dia  &  weighs 12 kgs approx complete


Collection or Delivery

UK two options:

(1) Due to size & weight & glass content; collection of the item in person is preferred

(2) or I can deliver within 200 mile radius of Wallingford Oxon for

40p per mile all miles counted there and back , min £15, which will include setting up.



 


Stock: 2499


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