Posted 1 year ago
This is a tin plate hand painted cuckoo clock, from 1864. Made ny top maker, Johann Baptiste Beha. In Eisenbach Germany. In the heart of the Black forest.
This clock has been featured in several publications on the subject. Its a magnificent, and exceptional "tin plate" painted table cuckoo clock featuring a scenery painted by Carl Hiene. A well known classical painter, It features a double fusee, 8 day massive wood plated movement. .
Carl Hiene painted only 2 clocks that are known. I have one and there is one in the UK. very rare.