Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx
Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx

BURMANTOFTS POTTERY (1880-1904)

Rare Burmantofts Faience Mantle Clock With Sphinx

1882 to 1904 United Kingdom

Offered by Xupes Limited

£1,450 gbp
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A rare Burmantofts Faience mantel clock of tall tapering rectangular form, cast in low relief with a heron wading in a river, with panels of tall flowering stems, the top surmounted with a Sphinx. The clock is glazed in red. The clock is model number 1434 and has impressed and incised marks to the base. The clock movement does not have a key and has not been tested but appears in good condition.
In excellent condition, a few superficial scratches around the clock face housing
From an extensive and important single-owner private collection
Jason Wigglesworth Burmantofts Faience A Compendium of Design, private press, page 57 for a comparable clock illustrated, glazed turquoise blue. Burmantofts Pottery Bradford Art Galleries & Museum, page 51 catalogue number 55 for a comparable example.
Dimensions
Height 34.00 cm (13.39 inches)
Width 22.00 cm (8.66 inches)
Depth 12.00 cm (4.72 inches)
Stock Code
DACL170623
Signed/Inscribed
Burmantofts Faience impressed marks
Xupes Limited

Xupes Limited
The Wheat Barn
Wickham Hall
Hadham Road
Bishops Stortford
Hertfordshire
CM23 1JG
United kingdom

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