An exceptional nineteenth century Sitzendorf Porcelain clock, the case encrusted with flowers and featuring cherubs representing the four seasons. It has the Sitzendorf mark in underglaze blue inside the case, of a style which dates it to between about 1880 and 1900, The French 8 day timepiece movement is original to the case: It has a platform escapement like a carriage clock. Size: 14 inches high, 8 inches wide, six inches deep. (36 x 20 x 15 cm) Weight: about 3 kg before packing Condition: The case is in good condition, No major damage and no restoration. There are several minor losses to the flowers and leaves, but these are not obvious and the cherubs are undamaged.
The clock dial and ormulu hands are in good condition. The glazed front door opens and closes properly. I note a small chip to the edge of the door glass.
It winds with a number 2 key from the front, and the hands are set by turning the minute hand clockwise. I have not tested it for timekeeping. Antique Sitzendorf Porcelain Clock: Four Seasons Cherubs & 8 Day French Movement.Cash on collection is also possible by arrangement. IF YOU NEED AN ITEM MORE URGENTLY LET ME KNOW WHEN PURCHASING. I recycle what I can but still spend a lot on bubblewrap, tape, boxes etc. Items are described by me to the best of my ability. I do not claim to be an expert in any field. If you notice something I have missed, or If you see I have listed an item incorrectly. Please contact me so I can amend the listing. However, should something go wrong, I will do my best to put it right.
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The seller is "davemdurrant" and is located in North Walsham. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.