The Howard Miller 611246 Polk Grandfather Clock is from a special Presidential Collection. It is inspired by Victorian splendor style and will impart a glamour reminiscent of the era to any place filling it with its elusive quality.
- This grandfather clock is hand-rubbed, Cherry Bordeaux finish on select hardwoods and veneers. Elegant swan neck pediment features overlays with book-matched Figured Mahogany with a Satinwood border, a turned finial, rosettes, and a decorative shell ornament. Overlays are hand rubbed for a satin luster finish. The canted columns feature turned column caps with a carved leaf detail on the lower cap. The multitiered base includes a distinctive ogee contour with a decorative cutout.
- The polished brass-finished dial features cast corner and center ornaments and a moon arch with an astrological blue moon phase. The dial includes a silver chapter ring with applied polished brass Arabic numerals. Included is a special "Presidential Collection" inscription located in the hemispheres of the moon phase. The polished brass-finished pendulum features a cast center disk and the polished brass-finished weight shells include bands which complement the dial and pendulum.
- The upper door and sides feature beveled glass. Patterned beveled glass on the lower door. The distinct lower front door features patterned beveled glass and overlays with book-matched Figured Mahogany and a Satinwood border. Overlays are hand rubbed for a satin luster finish. The lower door locks. The inside of the case features a glass mirrored back panel and is illuminated with an energy efficient LED light which is dimmable to three settings by touching the upper hinge on the lower front door.
- Topside doors allow for easy access to the movement and storage of the key and winding arbor in the movement seat. Cable-driven, dual chime/strike movement plays your choice of strike on the hour only with no chimes; or America the Beautiful or Westminster 1/4, 1/2, and 3/4 chimes accordingly with full chime and strikes on the hour. The clock has an automatic nighttime chime shut-off option.
- Designed and Assembled in the USA
- Size: Height: 89.25" (227 cm); Width: 27" (69 cm); Depth: 16.50" (42 cm); Weight: 166 lbs (75 kg)
Howard Miller Polk Grandfather Clock 611246