The Whales Tail Quarter
Column Tall Clock is crafted from premium hardwoods with great care given to every detail. Blending of simple straight forward lines with the outstanding woodgrain or paint decorated surface, gives meaning to the words “High Style Country”. .
The Bonnet has unique “Whales-Tail fretwork, a whimsical interpretation of whales on the sea, framed by hand turned wooden finials. Joinery methods include pegged mortise and tenons, thumbnail lipped doors, and panel and frame back.
Each clock is three distinct units, Bonnet, Trunk, and Dial with attached Movement, facilitating easy setup.
A handpainted wooden face adds to the historic authenticity.
Signed and Dated
87 1/2 H x 10 1/2 D Approx.
Hermle 8-Day (German)
Optional - American Made Bell Strike
Wooden or Metal Moon Dial:
Lt. or Antique Cherry
2 Weight Cable Driven
Time and Strike
Deep Toned Gong
2 Weight Cable Movement
Handpainted floral and scroll elements with Naive Scenes