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Gothic clock case Project. 1700’s

I came upon this lovely old gothic clock case which probably dates back to the late 1700’s. and had originally decided to find an antique movement for it. That turned out to be a far harder task than I thought it would be.

Gothic CLock. 1700's.

My Project Clock. 1700’s.

I wanted a weight driven movement because the length of the case suggests that may have been what was there originally. Finding a movement with a pendulum just long enough to show through the glass at the bottom of the case proved to be almost impossible, not to mention a face to fit the case and movement.

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