A vintage Schatz quartz ship's ' radio room' round brass clock. In earlier days Schatz made mechanical clocks. This is a vintage Schatz quartz example ! Stamped : "Schatz 1881 " and " made in West Germany."
The history of the Schatz clock company is one of idealism, ingenuity, and the pursuit of excellence. The company wavered at times in their success, but remain one of the top producers for boat clock antiques collectors and buyers.
Schatz’s founders, August Schatz and Anton Harder, were committed to producing clocks that could accurately keep time over a long period, with an extreme minimum of winding or other maintenance.
Size: outer diameter : 15.5 cm. ( 6 7/64" ), face's diameter : 10 cm. ( 4 " ), depth: 7 cm. ( 2 3/4" ).
Weight : 752 g. ( 1 pound, 10.5 ounces ).
Condition: very good - keeps excellent time.