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Bird of Paradise

This is the Bird of Paradise. Like Swoopy, she has a nearly silent Grasshopper escapement and her "bird" is in constant motion as she runs. Her frame floats just beyond the wall allowing her pendulum space to swing freely side to side. She has a floral motif running throughout her design, and the escape wheel that protrudes out the front of the frame keeps all the motion well within view.

You can see Frank Leach's beautiful Bird in his video below, or click here for the YouTube link: BOP by Frank Leach

 

There are more videos of Birds of Paradise in motion here: Birds of Paradise Clocks Playlist on YouTube

And some still shots of other builders' Birds of Paradise in our Flickr Pool here.

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