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Hermle clock movements (fhs on older movements) have a dating system marked on the back plate of the clock the following information is stamped in the lower right hand corner:. 18th century, mahogany cased australian longcase clocks dating from the a grandmother clock is a smaller version of a grandfather or longcase clock.
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