7580 – Dumpling Eater

11″ x 30″ x 7″

  • Runs eight day son one wind
  • Hour and half-hour strike on gong
  • Enamel dial
  • Animated figure eats dumplings!
  • Made in Germany
  • Original Black Forest clock, certified by the VDS
  • A Romba original!
  • Before the cuckoo came into vogue many other animated figures were used on Black Forest clocks. The Bell-Ringing Monk, Laughing Face, and Dumpling Eater were charming examples.

    This clock is an authentic replica of a Black Forest clock of the early Nineteenth Century. The Hand-carved and hand-painted figure eats a dumpling, counting the hours and once on the half-hour. His eyes move, arm moves, dumpling moves , and the mouth opens and chews. This clock features an enamel dial, antique brass weights. Also available is a chef figure.

    The Dumpling Eater is by Rombach und Haas.

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