A rare Tiffany Black Chinoiserie mantle clock of large proportions, early 20th century. The enameled dial inscribed 'Tiffany & Co France'. The brass bezel surrounded by a gilt sunburst pattern. The case with a striped Pagoda top and faux bamboo with gilt highlights. The front of the case decorated with a garden scene with figures, building, trees and Ho Ho bird.
The two train movement marked Tiffany, Made in France, sounds the hours and half hours on a gong.
This clock is in beautiful condition with only minor wear to the case consistent with age. The movement has been stripped and cleaned and keeps excellent time.
Tiffany & Co was founded in 1837 by Charles Lewis Tiffany and John B. Young in Brooklyn Connecticut as a stationery and fancy goods emporium. Today Tiffany is based in New York City and is renowned for its diamond and silver jewellery and luxury goods which it retails through its stores and online sales. Tiffany markets itself as an arbiter of taste and style.
Stock No. WG00034