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Rare Musical Tall Case Clock By The Regina Music Box Company

This momentous tall case clock by the Regina Music Box Company is a rare union of clockmaking and automated musical achievement. Powering this exceptional clock is a two-weight German movement with an hour and half-hour gong strike. Making this tall case clock truly exceptional is a rare musical movement in the base, crafted by the distinguished Regina Music Box Company of Rahway, New Jersey. The gong strike triggers a Regina movement to play a line of thirty hammers on a nest of fourteen saucer bells producing a marvelous melody each hour. A 12-1/8″ Regina disc governs the movement, ingeniously designed to hold six tunes. Each disc features six different quadrants allowing the clock to play a variety of melodies in sequence. The movement resides inside a specially designed acoustic sound chamber with resonance tubes between each bell to create impeccable music.

This exceptional clock resides in a beautifully rich Honduran mahogany case. The pinched waist case and swan neck pediment create a marvelous shape and an elegant silhouette. Beautiful scrollwork embellishments adorn the crown and top of the case body, adding lovely artist detail. The time displays upon a wonderful brass dial with applied Arabic numerals. Finally, cast corner spandrels and a unique hand-painted moon dial in the arch give the clock face a perfect flourish.

This rare and wonderful musical clock bears a full restoration and a one-year warranty.

100″ High x 24″ Wide x 17″ Deep

Circa 1895

SKU: EZEL 1 $24,900 Inquire
If you would like to purchase this item or learn more about it, please click on the Inquire link above or phone the Renaissance Showroom at 805-688-1976, open seven days a week from 10 to 6.
  • American/German
  • Honduran Mahogany Case
  • American Music Box Movement By The Regina Music Box Company
  • 12-1/8″ Disc Playing 6 Tunes Each
  • 30 Hammers On 14 Saucer Bells
  • German 8-Day 2-Weight Clock Movement
  • Hour And Half-Hour Gong Strike
  • ¬†Moon Phase In Dial
  • 100″ High x 24″ Wide x 17″ Deep
  • Restored, One-Year Warranty
  • Circa 1895