The distinctive Hermle St Francis Grandfather Clock has a softly arched bonnet pediment with delicate molding, and a shell with leaf motif overlay that will enhance any room. Finished in warming Oak on select hardwoods and veneers, the HermleSt Francis Grandfather Clock is an exquisite timepiece and a wonderful German grandfather clock. The Hermle St Francis Grandfather Clock combines the grace of a traditional grandfather clock with the functionality of a curio cabinet. The St Francis Grandfather Clock combines a traditional straight case but is flanked by petite curios on each corner. These two curios feature beveled glass lockable waist doors and four polished edge glass shelves that keep your precious heirlooms on display and out of harms way. The polished brass-finished clock dial features an ornate, gold tone center, a silver tone chapter ring and decorative corner spandrels. A midnight blue moon phase accents the grandfather clock's dial and hinged front and side doors make accessing the movement easy. The luxuriously detailed beveled glass door panel highlights the polished brass lyre pendulum and weight shells. The Hermle St Francis Grandfather Clock features a classic cable driven clock movement, this 8-day, key-wound German made brass chime movement will keep time accurately and faithfully. Engineered in German, this solid brass grandfather clock movement features bronze bushings and milled ratchet wheels for extra durability and long movement life. This triple chime movement plays the charming Westminster, St Michaels and St Whittington Chimes - the classic Westminster Chimes as heard from London's famous Big Ben clock, the St. Michaels Chime which hung in a church steeple in Charleston, South Carolina in 1764 before being taken by the British during the Revolutionary War and Whittington Chimes that rang in the Church of St. Mary Le Bow in Cheapside, London in the 16th Century. This Hermle Grandfather Clock's movement also includes a convenient automatic nighttime chime silence option and the clock's door locks for added security. This German engineered Hermle Clock Company grandfather clock comes complete with a 3 year manufacturer's warranty on the movement.