Auction Date: 21/10/2014 at 10:30 am
Winterhalder & Hofmeier Ebonised Twin Fusee Bracket Style Clock: Ornate mantel clock having silvered chapter ring within a gilt plate housed in a wooden case with gilded decoration complete with pendulum and key (44cm High) with do not guarantee the accuracy. Winterhalder and Hofmeier (clocks) goes back to Winterhalder Uhrenfabrik in the Black Forest, a clock manufacturer from 1810. It was further manifested from 1850 under the new name Winterhalder & Hofmeier. In 1869 the company was renamed M. Winterhalder & Hofmeier, Friedenweiler und Schwaerzenbach, in Neustadt. From 1908 the new name was M. Winterhalder & Hofmeier GmbH. The company was part of the Black Forest clockmaker industry as its factory was located in Titisee-Neustadt and surroundings and as it subscribed to high quality standards. The company existed until 1933.