Rare Dutch Warmink/Wuba Mantle Clock, "Cabinet", Pendulum Movement, 2 bells. This model, from the Warmink range of clock, is more rare then the other models, because of its age (Early 1960's). The pendulum can be seen through the curved window in front. Behind the CURVED Plastic GLASS in the front door you find the brass dial.
Showing the time in Roman AND Arabic numbers. The hands are also made of shiney brass, wonderfully shaped.This clock is richly decorated and runs wonderfully and smoothly. The movement also has a nice, quiet ticking, runs 8 days on one winding. The chime is very clear and works by means of a double bell, which sounds.
It will tell you on full and half hours what time it is. Special is the brass vent in the back door, through which the chime leaved the. It comes with the original key. Remark:However in a beautiful condition, this object is not new; expectable. Time related, cosmetic minor flaws might occur and crackle.
Please take a good look at all pictures to judge the quality of this object. Width: 7.1 Inch-> 18 cm. Depth: 5.1 Inch -> 13 cm. Excluding the key and packaging.After 75 years in business and craftsmanship dating back to the 17th century, Warmink Clocks (WUBA CLOCKS) of the. Warmink Clocks has closed their doors forever. The Warmink family has retired. 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/Wuba Bracket/Mantle Clock is in used Condition and Therefore Not New.
The item "Rare Dutch Warmink/Wuba Mantle Clock, Cabinet, Pendulum Movement, 2 bells" is in sale since Tuesday, July 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Post-1900". The seller is "gerrit6125" and is located in Brummen. This item can be shipped worldwide.