What intrigues me is that on both main wheels the same spelling is used which indicates for me a kind of mal was used which then was apparently wrong. I would guess the maker would not allow that at the time but .............?
Thank you all for the information. Looking on internet I see there is a lot of info on Tritschler family also as clockmakers and I agree it looks odd with the names beeing written as they are. Maybe with the combination of the names TRITSCHLER and/at HASLACH or SCHONACH I can date the clock...
I bought an old, Postmans clock with a small front , 20cm diameter and lots of work as several parts are missing. my question though is that on both main wheels you can read something like "TRISCHLER" and "ASCHCLACH". Does sombody know what this represents ?
Also in the bottom wood there is a...
Thanks Burkhard and yes the alabastre is already damaged. I hope all other parts are in the box that came with the clock. Getting it working and running again will keep me of the street for some timescrewball
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Maybe one of you knows what clockwork this is, dating etc. Somebody asked me if I could fix a clock and I gave the wrong answer :)Anyway w`ll see in due time. On one of the photos there is like an "H" at the bottom side and also a number, 3913 with 5 5 below.
Looks a German clock clock to me...
Just bought a S Thomas Clock which was laying in a barn in Ireland. Liked it and bought it. Never had one in my hands before. Question is: can one help to date tis Clock? All the parts seem to be there but needs a good cleaning for a start.
Chris, if you Google "DRGM uhr" (=DRGM Clock) you will find several sites , also in Englisch, with info. Basically DRGM means "Deutsches Reich Gebrauchs Muster" which is like a patent.
Nice looking clock....