- Jugendstil or Art Nouveau Style
- 8-Day Movement
- Strikes half and hour
Description: This is a Gustav Becker freeswinger in the Jugendstil or Art Nouveau style. The clock runs for 8-days on a winding and strikes the hour and the half hour. The trademark was professionally removed. There are several theories about why European clocks had their trademarks removed. The most popular is that during WWII German good were not easy to sell or import and trademarks were removed to get around this. The clock measures 12.5” x 32”, has a 6.5” dial and ships from Michigan.