and sometimes realistic animations such as this one were commonly
reproduced mechanically in the Black Forest since the early Nineteenth
Century. Here, a woman beats her soused husband over the head with a
rolling pin. One strike for each hour. The drinking man moves his beer
stein, seemingly unaware of the clobbering he receives.
eight-day, musical cuckoo clock features a large 36-note music box with
an excellent sound. It has a night shut-off lever so you can turn off
the music and cuckoo and leave the time-keeping function running.
The dial, hands, and numbers and bird are all of solid wood. The
shingles on the roof are individually laid, and all the carvings are
done by hand. Among other details, this clock includes logs that were
commonly placed on Black Forest roofs to hold the huge amounts of piling
This "Angry Hausfrau" cuckoo clock is by Rombach und Haas and is an Original
Black Forest Clock, certified by the VDS.
The clock comes packaged in genuine recycled materials, each clock made
and packaged BY HAND by Black Forest craftsmen the same way they have
been for hundreds of years. The bird and dancers move along with the
mechanically produced music and cuckoo call. The sound
of the bird is produced by real wooden whistles and the music box
movement is hand made in Switzerland.
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The price of this clock is $1,849.00 including standard ground shipping.