Beautiful Jumbo Size Antique Meissen Porcelain Mantle Clock 3D Flowers Cupids. Absolutely stunning, A true centerpiece! The artistry and craftsmanship on the 3-D flowers is absolutely extraordinary!
It is additionally complemented with German wildflowers and insects covering many areas of the entire piece. The rococo design and Gold gilding add to the unique quality and charm of this magnificent mantle clock. Seated on top of the clock sits two cherubs holding a garland of wildflowers.
This clock is from around 1900 to 1910. This mantle clock comes in two pieces, the upper clock portion, and the lower foundational base. Note The base part is original to this clock as you can see the embossed numbering on the bottom of both the clock and base. The Clock movements is from a very high-end clock manufacture lenzkirch.
The clock itself comes with the key, unfortunately the movement is not 100% But if the hands of the face are moved to the hour position it will chime. I believe it is an easy fix but I have never taken the time to get it looked at. On the back of the clock, there is an engraving gifting this clock to a recipient on 1 Aug 1925. Overall condition of the Porcelain is absolutely stunning, only minor chips on the leaves and flowers, cherubs are intact no damage at the fingers body wings or other parts. The gold gilding is still very nice and shiny.
Please pay careful attention to the beautiful ribbon spanning around the face of the clock, the pastel coloring of the ribbons and The green jewel inset technique makes this clock stand out and is one-of-a-kind unique. The upper portion of the clock sits on the base perfectly, there is little chance for any shifting or movement because it was specifically designed for the upper clock portion.
The perfection level that Meissen applied to this clock are definitely a 10 out of 10! Every detail is considered and meticulously cared for. Every single flower pedal on each floral design is hand placed piece by piece in this intricate and ornate design consisting of hundreds of individual pieces, and some are so finally detailed in less than half a centimeter in diameter! I cannot begin to imagine how many hours were put into making this extraordinary piece of art!
This is an absolutely precious piece even suited for a King. This piece measures about 17 inches high with the base in about 10.5 inches wide at the widest points and about 7.25 inches deep. Both pieces are first quality. I believe this one is truly a perfect find for art Nouveau 3D flowers clock that you will ever come across!!
If youre looking for something special and unique add to your collection, that does not hit the market often , then this is certainly the Piece for you. It is also a very good investment to have the clock repaired, so you can enjoy its functionality and beauty regularly. //////if you require additional photos or more information, please do not hesitate to contact me and request any thing that can offer additional clarity//////. Most of my items are antique, please keep in mind that they are not new and rarely mint. With the age of these types of pieces they are always going to come with some type of imperfection.
And please pay careful attention to the measurements, Sometimes photos make the items appear larger or smaller than they actually are. %%%% I have tried to show as much detail as possible, if you would like more photos or information please ask. The item "Beautiful Jumbo Size Antique Meissen Porcelain Mantle Clock 3D Flowers Cupids" is in sale since Saturday, August 8, 2020.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Meissen". The seller is "bdee**" and is located in Watertown, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.