Dachl Clocks

"Dachluhr", miniature Dachlclocks, Vienna regulators, wall clocks

We offer all kind of Viennese Biedermeier clocks like, „Dachluhrs" and "Laterndluhrs" (Viennese regulators) with duration from one week to one year, spring and weight driven mantel clocks, some with one week mouvement, carriage clocks from the 18th and early 19th century, empire and Biedermeier, several clocks with complications and with technical finesses. We have a sensitive approach to restoration - the clock cases are left in their original condition and lightly polished whilst the movements will be professionally cleaned to a working order. This careful work is carried out by highly skilled, professional restorers, who have worked with antiques for many years, many within international museums.
If you look for a type of clock you cannot find in our offer, please contact us, as only a part of our storage is online. We are pleased to get in contact with you.

We also have unrestored clocks for resellers in our stock, dealer inquiries are always welcome.
High quality regulators with long duration wanted.


“DACHLUHR“ - Vienna, circa 1840 - Signed: „Joseph Elsner“ “DACHLUHR“ - Vienna, circa 1840 - Signed: „Joseph Elsner“

Signed: „Joseph Elsner“, circa 1840
Length: 35,43'' (90 cm), duration: eight days
Nutwood veneered case, enamel dial, blued steel hands, gilded engine turned bezel, deadbeat escapement, inside adjustment screws, brass pendulum.
Compare: F.H. van Weijdom Claterbos: Viennese Clockmakers and what they left us, Interbook International B.V., Schiedam 1979, pictured on the cover.
Joseph Elsner: master 1838, died 1856.