The clock's dimensions are approximately; H- 102", W- 24" & D- 17. The Case: The case is in FINE physical condition. The case has been beautifully refinished and is extremely clean and looks fantastic for a clock that is almost 100-130 years old. The Dial/Face: The dial is in fine physical condition and has a wonderful patina. There are areas of silver loss, please see pictures.
The hour, minute and second hand are original and fit tightly to the arbors. The Mechanism : The 8 day weight driven 1/2 "bim-bam" hour chiming mechanism has been running flawlessly. It has a strong ticking sound and keeps very accurate time. The clock chimes on the 1/2 hour and the hourly strike are wonderful.The sound resonates for a nice long time. The Pendulum : The pendulum is NOT original to the clock but from the time period. The Weights: The 2 brass weights are original and have a wonderful patina and look fantastic.
I can not see any dents, breaks, chips, etc.. The Tubes : The tubes are in excellent physical condition and have a great patina. The Glass: The glass is original and look great. Antique collectors and/or clock enthusiasts will love this original condition clock that is in great working order.
This clock is extremely clean and looks much better in person than the photos. The item "RARE LARGE ORNATE RJ HORNER GRANDFATHER / TALL CASE CLOCK CIRCA 1890-1910" is in sale since Tuesday, September 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Sideboards & Buffets". The seller is "barts198889" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.