The carving is handcarved and very detailed and deep.
The solid-wood cuckoo calls the number of the hour on every full hour and once on the half-hour. The cuckoo flaps his wings as he calls.
After the Cuckoo call on the full hour, one of two alternating melodies plays on 36 voices. The black forest dancing figurines dance to the music on the balcony.
The clockface, numbers and hands are all made of wood
The chains and other visible metal parts are dark burnished.
This clock has a manual night switch off.
The clock is stained in walnut and after treated with a special hard wax.
All carvings are hand-signed and manufactured by one person.
The dimensions of the clock are:
Length: 44 cm (17,3 Inch)
Width: 42 cm (16,5 Inch)
Depth: 29 cm (11,4 Inch)