Howard Miller 611031 The J.H. Miller II Grandfather Clock is a traditional and elegant piece from Limited Edition that is crafted on gorgeous sixteen species of hardwoods and veneers. This wooden clock is made in antique style, has detailed designs and extra features.
This elegant grandfather clock, designed by Chris Bergelin features sixteen different species of hardwoods and veneers. These are Cherry, Crotch Figured Mahogany, Russian Walnut Burl, Movingue, Maple, Ebony, Padauk, Silver Gum, Black Cherry, Magnolia, Beech, Avodire, Anegre, Pearwood, English Sycamore, and Boxwood. Some of these species are very rare.
The beautiful swan neck pediment is crowned with three carved finials, two carved rosettes, and a carved finial shell at the center. At the same time, the grand bombe style base features carved moldings with a decorative cut-out framed with carved floral motifs. Book-matched Russian Walnut Burl with floral inlays framed with a Movingue border with Ebony and Maple accent lines on the pediment, front and sides. The floral inlays of the pediment and base include the rare wood species listed above.
The ornate polished brass, Roman numeral dial features unique to this clock custom cast corners, center, and moon arch ornaments. The cast center disk is numbered and features a removable engraving plate for personal inscriptions. "Limited Edition" is inscribed across the hemispheres. The dial also includes a special brass finished moon phase. The decorative polished brass-finished lyre pendulum features a cast center disk with a spun silver background. Complementing polished brass finished weight shells are embellished with decorative bands with a silver-tone background.
The impressive upper and lower columns feature large reeds with carved acanthus accent moldings between and intricately carved acanthus top and bottom column caps. A delicate carved molding graces the panel between the upper and lower doors. The upper and lower doors feature crotch-figured mahogany with complementing marquetry of Maple, Ebony, Padauk, and Pearwood. This grandfather clock has beveled glass on all front and side glass.
A high-precision, German-made, cable-driven, triple-melody, nine-tubular chime movement features 36 bushings (24 bronze and 12 jeweled) and plays choice of Westminster, St. Michael, or Whittington 1/4, 1/2, and 3/4 chimes accordingly, with full chime and strikes on the hour and has an automatic nighttime chime shut-off option.
FREE White Glove Delivery ($200 Value): A 2-man team will deliver your furniture into your home, place the items in your room of choice, unpack the items, complete assembly of your furniture and remove debris. Note: This service does not include any clock setup (battery or mechanical movement).
FREE Grandfather Clock Setup ($150 Value): Once your clock has been delivered, a local service center expert will go to your home to set up your clock and ensure that it is working properly. The expert will also answer any questions regarding care and maintenance.
FREE Engraved Brass Heirloom Nameplate ($40 value): After your purchase, you will receive an online form to submit your information (name and special date).
FREE Heirloom Record Certificate with brass-finished capsule ($30 value): To document your clock's history for future generations. It comes inside a brass finished keepsake tube.
Returns: If you are not satisfied with your purchase for any reason, we will gladly accept your return or exchange within 30 days.
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