Antique Dutch 835 Silver Miniature Grandfather Clock Painted Enamel Face 24 CM
Antique, finely crafted Dutch silver miniature grandfather clock - Circa 1900. It is larger than most similar models and stands 24 cm tall - Classic form body with a wide, Bombay bottom resting on 2 lion-paw feet, at the front and angular feet, at the flat back - The tall body with a door done in open-work technique, the working lock with a winged angel's face handle - The upper case hosts a key-wind pendulum clock the 2 pendulums are hanging on chains and are visible when opening the door. The clock's face are painted with white enamel and with 12 hours black Roman numerals and 60 minutes with Arabic numerals - The center, of the face, with a pastoral enamel painting depicting a sail-boat in a harbor with houses by the water and 2 cows - lovely, colorful painting with fine detailing. The back of the clock case with a round, hinged door with a butterfly lock, it reveals the winding-key hole at the back of the clock.
The silver surfaces on the front and sides are hand-chased in repousse technique with scrolling leaves designs - On top center there is a draped woman's figure with a flame on each of her sides. The clock is in excellent condition with no losses or restorations - The clock itself is a key-wind clock (key-hole on the back) and probably needs adjusting and cleaning - Please view all detailed pictures. It measures 24 cm tall (9 3/8) x 7.5 cm wide at widest point x 3.7 cm deep - It weighs 266 grams. We are based in Paris France and deal mostly in Oriental art from China, Japan and India, we also deal in Islamic art and edged weapons and other fine antiques from Europe and around the world. The item "ANTIQUE DUTCH 835 SILVER MINIATURE GRANDFATHER CLOCK PAINTED ENAMEL FACE 24 CM" is in sale since Friday, September 4, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "kikot" and is located in Paris.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Age: 1900
- Material: Silver
- Type: MINIATURE CLOCK