Dating kienzle clocks

The door has full reeded side columns in Greek style.Fine wood carvings are also applied in the frieze below the dial and in the top trim.The gong is signed by Kienzle and has a scene embossed on it. I was able to scrape the paint off, and put a couple of coats of shellac on the original finish. Another painted clock I had was an American gingerbread.

The first clocks for automobiles were also made at that time.The name of the company was changed to Schlenker & Kienzle.From 1894 onwards the weight and the cost of alarm clocks and wall clocks was significantly reduced by the introduction of the "American System" with standardised individual components and perforated plates. In 1897 Jakob Kienzle became the sole owner, with the name of the company later being changed to Kienzle.But not only is the watch production continuously extended and modernized.The international activities are also steadily enlarged.