William Dentzel III - Franklin Mint - Clock (1) - Porcelain and metal

Description
William Dentzel III - Franklin Mint - Clock (1) - Porcelain and metal
U.S. - Early 19th century

The Carousel – Birthday Clock in classic cobalt-blue with gilded accenting.
By William Dentzel, III.
A masterpiece of Carousel art, crafted in the luxurious style of the Limoges Porcelain, that was so much-loved by the French kings of the 18th century. Hand decorated with cobalt-blue and gilded elements. The beautiful Dentzel horses move backwards,and forwards thus replacing the traditional pendulum. The clock is fitted with a quartz mechanism from the famed German clock maker Franz Hermle & Sohn.
Measurements of the clock are: Height: 18 cm and Diameter: 14 cm.
Will be shipped with Track and Trace, costs within the Netherlands €16.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Clock
Material
Porcelain and metal
Designer/ Artist
William Dentzel III
Manufacturer/ Brand
Franklin Mint
Model/ Name
De Draaimolen – Verjaardagsklok
Estimated Period
Early 19th century
Country of Origin
U.S.
Condition
As new - unused
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