Part of Howard Miller's Ambassador Collection of luxury grandfather clocks, the Howard Miller Nicolette Grandfather Clock features a Golden Oak finish on select hardwoods and veneers. This gracious floor clock offers a bonnet pediment with book-matched olive ash burl and a decorative shell and vine overlay. An astrological blue moon phase sets off the polished brass clock dial, featuring cast corners, center ornaments, a silver chapter ring with applied brass Arabic numerals. The polished-brass Nicolette grandfather clock pendulum includes a center disk that is complementary to both the dial and weights. The illuminated case and mirrored back highlight the weights and pendulum. The multi-tiered base features a decorative cutout with a wrap-around embossed molding. Intricate carvings above the reeded columns draw attention to the dial. Crystal-cut, grooved glass enhances the front lower door, with beveled glass on the lower side panels. Removable, fret-cut top side panels allow easy access to the clock sophisticated movement. The Howard Miller Nicolette Grandfather Clock features a classic cable driven clock movement, a German made Kieninger movement that will keep time faithfully. This triple chime movement plays the following charming clock chimes Westminster, St Michaels and Whittington. This Kieninger made clock movement also includes an automatic nighttime chime shut-off option for added convenience. Adjustable levelers under all corners level the clock on uneven surfaces or carpet Also included with this Howard Miller grandfather clock is an exquisite brass heirloom plate which will be engraved by the Howard Miller Clock Company with your name and date - simply return the request card that will be enclosed with your clock. In addition you will also receive a brass Howard Miller Heirloom capsule with a certificate documenting your clock's history for future generations. All Howard Miller Grandfather clocks come complete with a 2 year manufacturers warranty on both parts and workmanship.