Grandfather clock

Height 76" Width 16" Depth The upper back panel is removable, allowing access to the movement and pendulum driver. The brushed antique brass dial is set off by cast corner and center ornaments, a silver chapter ring with applied brass Arabic numerals, and an astrological blue moon phase dial.

Many also offer the option of Whittington chimes or St. Height 87" Weight 27" Depth Sequel[ edit ] Work published a sequel to the song two years after, and again the grandson acts as the narrator.

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The polished brass-finished dial features cast corner and center ornaments and a moon arch with an astrological blue moon phase. The interior of the case is illuminated and includes a mirrored back.

The locking door replicates the curve of the pediment and features a shell and vine overlay, and also features plain glass on the upper door and beveled patterned glass on the lower door.

Height 76" Width 16" Depth Cable-driven, Westminster chime Kieninger movement with automatic nighttime chime shut-off option. Beveled glass on the lower door and bottom sides. Traditionally, longcase clocks were made with two types of movement: Graceful bonnet pediment features bookmatched, olive ash burl and a decorative shell overlay.

Polished brass dial features elaborate corner spandrels and center disk with a silver chapter ring and brass Arabic numerals. Espresso finish on select hardwoods and veneers. All hinges and metal accents are finished in a polished chrome.

Description[ edit ] Most of a longcase clock's height is used to hold the long pendulum and weights. Finished in Embassy Cherry.

The swan-neck pediment and reeded columns with turned column caps with a sculpted base with a distinct shell overlay. The polished brass-finished dial features detailed corner spandrels and center disc, a circular brushed silver chapter ring with applied Arabic numerals, and an astrological blue moon phase with a pierced star pattern.

An updated version of the toy which is completely made of plastic and with other activities like a clicking plastic mouse on the side has been manufactured by Fisher-Price since In the United States, a version, without the last stanza of lyrics, was on an extended-play 45 rpm record on the Peter Pan label the other song on that side was The Syncopated Clockand the flip side had The Arkansas Traveler and Red River Valley.

Two year warranty and Free in-home delivery. Cabinet is illuminated by a light inside the case. Cable-driven, triple-chime Kieninger movement features an automatic nighttime chime shut-off lever.

Origin of the term "grandfather clock"[ edit ] Longcase clock circa by Timothy Mason clockmaker of Gainsborough, Lincolnshire. Such movements usually have two keyholes, one on each side of the dial to wind each one.

Ninety years without slumbering. The mechanical advantage of this arrangement also doubles the running time allowed by a given weight drop. Free Shipping with In-Home Delivery. The polished brass finished dial features an ornate, gold tone center and a silver tone chapter ring.

Driftwood finished base with metal "X" accenting the front and back. A fixed midnight blue moon phase accents the dial. It was bought on the morn of the day that he was born, And was always his treasure and pride; But it stopped short — never to go again — When the old man died.

Brushed satin brass finished dial and a functional moon phase. Fixed, stationary midnight blue moon phase accents dial. This clock features a simple design with inset mirror panels and beveled glass accenting the fixed front frame. Polished chrome finished decorative weight shells never move.

The metal frame is finished in aged iron. Finished in Windsor Cherry on select hardwoods and veneers. There are also "grandmother" and "granddaughter" clocks, which are slightly shorter in height.

However, the sequel never reached the popularity of the original. Shop our best selection of Grandfather Clocks to reflect your style and inspire your home.

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Manuals & Warranties. Find a Clock Service Center. Heirloom Plate. Remembrance Rings. Ridgeway Clocks. Kieninger. A Howard Miller Company. A grandfather clock (also a longcase clock, tall-case clock,grandfather's clock, or floor clock) is a tall, freestanding, weight-driven pendulum clock with the pendulum held inside the tower or waist of the case.

Clocks of this style are commonly – metres (6–8 feet) tall. The case often features elaborately carved ornamentation on the hood (or bonnet), which surrounds and frames the.

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