Clock- German Torsion Pendulum Table Top Clock

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The beauty of this clock will make any mantel or tabletop in your home or office look gorgeous. It features an intricately detailed high polish gold plated body, a champagne dial, with black numerals and hands. This elegant clock also showcases a torsion pendulum that whirls beneath the clock face - All protected under a glass dome that allows you to see its inner workings. Perfect in any decor.
This light-weight German made homage to the '400 Day Clock', with its special torsion pendulum, invented and patented by in 1841 - Got its descriptive name because it was the first mechanical clock that didn't need daily winding. In fact, the clock's slow torsion pendulum only needed to be wound once a year.
Given the convenience of this piece functioning on a battery operated quartz movement - You with have all the style of an antique treasure without the inconvenience of the original clocks with torsion springs, which were known to be rather delicate, difficult to set up and didn't keep very good time (The clockworks could be effected by temperature changes, which played havoc with their delicate springs...)
Product details:
— clock dimensions: 6"H x 4" W
— Table top torsion clock
Glass dome
— Champagne dial
— Black numerals and hands
— Quartz movement
— Since this piece is unique, you will receive the exact piece showcased in the pictures

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