Antique Royal Bonn Porcelain Mantle Clock “No 503”
Maker: Ansonia Clock Co
Dimensions: H13.5” W10.5” D5.5”
This Royal Bonn ‘No 503” has an eight-day time and strike movement that strikes the hour on a gong. The open escapement dial still has the original hands and uses Arabic numerals. A Rococo sash surrounds the beveled glass. The white porcelain case has a rich floral decoration with flowers and gold highlights.
This clock can be seen in Tran Duy Ly’s “Ansonia Clocks & Watches” book on page 628.
The Ansonia Clock Co produced fine and beautiful clocks from its inception in May 1850. These types of Mantle clocks add charm and character to any home because of the delicate colors and decorations.