Seller: cgfclocks (1.874) 100%, Location: GB, Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 381386428882 Outstanding Carved Oak Victorian Bracket / Mantel Clock 'Ting Tang' Quarter Striking Movement Winterhalder & Hoffmeier retailed by KING & CO LTD, HULL CLEANED & SERVICED PLEASE VIEW OUR BAY SHOP FOR OTHER ITEMS WE HAVE FOR SALE BY CLICKING ON : IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VIEW THIS CLOCK OR HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL US ON 01829 733028 DESCRIPTION: This truly is a stunning Victorian Oak Bracket / mantel clock which is of lovely grand proportions. The case incorporates some incredible carvings and is finished off with an exquisite carved Architectural top. This is a superb clock made by the renowned makers Winterhalder & Hofmeier, GERMANY. A lovely feature is that the movement is lovely being quarter striking with a 'ting tang' strike and has recently been cleaned and serviced. It also has CHIME / SILENT facility which allows the chimes to be switched off if required. If you are looking for an exquisite clock, this one will surly fit the bill. The case has an exquisitely carved Architectural top with beautifully carved detailing below. The door is then flanked by carved Corinthian columns which sets it off superbly. The door opens to access the dial which is a work of art in it's own right. The dial is brass with a silvered chapter ring which is etched with Roman Numerals with small Arabic numerals above and it is finished with a super pair of shaped fingers. The top of the dial has two further dials, one is the CHIME / SILENT facility which allows the chimes to be switched off if required and the second is the FAST /SLOW which allows the time to be regulated. The four corners and between the subsidiary dial is adorned with lovely decorative brass spandrals. The top of the dial is also etched with the retailers name 'KING & CO LTD, HULL'. To the sides are lovely fretted panels lined in red fabric which look superb and can also be open via a catch to view the movement. It is very difficult to convey through photographs the level of fantastic workmanship which has gone into this clock. But as you will note from the photographs there are fine carvings throughout the case which set the clock off wonderfully. The clock has just been professionally cleaned and serviced and as such is happily ticking away and keeping good time. The clock chimes one 'ting tang' on the quarter past, two 'ting tangs' on the half past and three 'ting tangs' on the quarter to. Finally it then strikes the hours on the hour. The movement is access via a door to the rear this has a lovely brass fretted panel which is lined in red fabric. The movement is stamped with with the 'W & H Sch' which is the trademark for the renowned makers Winterhalder & Hofmeier, GERMANY who made high quality clocks mainly for the English market. In addition this clock comes complete with it's winding key and pendulum. DIMENSIONS The approximate dimensions are: - 12 inches (30.5 cm) wide - 8 inches (20.5 cm) deep - 16.25 inches (41 cm) high AGE: The clock is Victorian and dates to circa 1880. CONDITION: The case is in lovely condition as can be seen from the photographs just minor knocks / marks commensurate with age. The clock has just been professionally cleaned and serviced and is happily ticking and striking away and keeping good time. This exquisite Victorian Bracket clock really is wonderful and it will grace any room where it is placed, so happy bidding. If you have time please check out my other items! Payment: Please ensure payment is made within 2 days of the end of the auction and collection is made within 14 days. Payment methods listed. For collection in person, cash on collection. Please email any other questions before bidding and only bid if you are serious about buying. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days. Postage: POSTAGE IS TO ENGLAND WALES AND PARTS OF SCOTLAND, EXCLUDING THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS. Please note that there is a surcharge of £10 for delivery to: The Highlands and Islands of Scotland Postcodes IV, HS, KA27-28, KW, PA20-49, PA60-78, PH17-26, PH30-44, PH49-50, ZE and also Northern Island, Isle of Man and Isles of Scilly. Postcodes BT, IM, TR21-25. Ref : bracket clock a87 Please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions on 01829 733028. Condition: Please see photographs and description. The case is in lovely condition as can be seen from the photographs just minor knocks / marks commensurate with age. The clock has just been professionally cleaned and serviced and is happily ticking and striking away and keeping good time.