Burl Walnut Herschede 9 Tube Model 250 Grandfather Clock
Dimensions: H97" W24" D14"
This is a beautiful burl walnut Herschede 9 Tube Model 250 grandfather clock. Brass dial signed “Herschede” has an 11 in. silvered chapter ring with applied brass hour numbers, silvered sub seconds dial, moon phase with silvered arch, sub dials for Chime/Silent & Westminster/ Whittington/ Canterbury chimes, fancy pierced brass and engraved center and corner spandrels with pierced hands.
The brass 8 day weight driven movement is signed “Herschede, 635679” with crown, has deadbeat escapement, maintaining power, quality brass pulleys, brass covered weights & pendulum bob with lyre sash and steel pendulum stick.
The case is an excellent burled walnut case highlighted with brass strapped corners and edges, Bombay style base, broken arch crest with seashell pediment and carved corner finials; brass plaque inside of the door reads “American Made – By Herschede – The Clock – Model 250”. Excellent condition and original finish, has original owner’s manual dated “Feb. 23, 1977”, has original door and winding key.