Sale 10BE01 | Lot 140

Meissen Gilt Decorated Porcelain Mantel Clock and Stand

Catalogue: Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts
Meissen Gilt Decorated Porcelain Mantel Clock and Stand

Lot Details

Lot 140
Meissen Gilt Decorated Porcelain Mantel Clock and Stand
Retailed by Tiffany & Co., New York
The cartouche-shape case with a circular dial with Roman numerals, surmounted by three cupids, on scroll feet and a conforming stand. Height 21 1/2 inches.

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Not black lighted
Chip losses to leaf and flower tips and garland surrounding the clock face
Restoration and overapint to figure seated above the one and two o'clock position, including both of his hands and one arm and a pinky loss
Overpaint to the fingers and hand of the figure seated above the 10 and 11 o'clock position
Chip losses to leaf tips and flower petals on the stand including a loss of a small flower cluster on the front side above the knee on the right facing scrolled foot
Wear to gilding on ring mount on clock dial
Movement stamped LENZKIRCH, A>U>G> or A>G>U>
Lacks winding key


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000
Sold for $6,875 (includes buyer's premium)

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Belle Epoque: 19th & 20th Century Decorative Arts

Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 10am EST
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