wooden figures would emerge to the annoying cuckoo sound that has been known to drive
strong men over the edge.
Collectors Weekly's latest post features an interview with collector Justin Miller and Black
Forest clocks with automata, or moving mechanical features. These range from timepieces
used as mini-jukeboxes to play different tunes to clocks with animated figures who dance,
eat, or even murder each other.
Definitely not your grandma's cuckoo!