Finally, I saw two at an indoor flea market in a booth and I made an offer on the larger one. It is from Germany and came home with us. As you can see it has a new paint job:
It took me a while to understand a
cuckoo clock and how it works and
in the process I have learned more
because this is actually a Cuckoo
Whippoorwill Clock. That means it
has 2 different birds that comes out
and sound different.
I have to admit that I love Penny's last name because my Grandfather was a Phillips and so that was my Mother's maiden name! When I was a child there were lots of Phillips kinfolk and great cousins in the panhandle of Florida where both of my grandparents came from.