One question we always get asked by our clients is how do we set up our mora clock mechanism or should we go electric?
Unlike English clocks of the period with their precision made mechanisms, the Swedish mechanisms are extremely crude
Today i thought we'd have a look at the varying shapes of Mora Clock belly contours .
This is one of the major distinguishing points of the Mora Clock style that sets them apart from other types of English, European and US Grandfather
Gustavian (c 1770-1785)
The Gustavian furniture style was born in the late 1700s in the reign of King Gustav of Sweden who came to the throne in 1772. As a teenager he had attended the court of Louis XVI in Versailles
So you have decided to buy a swedish Mora clock. You have probably been thinking about it for a while and now its time to get yourself a pressie.
How do you decide?
Antique Mora clocks come in all shapes and sizes