Deco Aqua Glass Crystal Bent Fyrart Waltham Clock
Geometric Art Deco 3-Layer Aqua Waltham Glass Clock
Striking Art Deco elements are at the very heart of this Crystal Bent Fyrart Aqua layered glass clocks design. Fyrart a play on the word fire + art as the glass was heated with fire to form the great shapes that can be seen on this rare clock. The geometric shape, colored curved glass, etched deco numerals filled with gold paint, and stylish brass hands heighten the appeal of this rare clock. This is a truly successful design that resembles a glacier with its beveled edges and sharp angles. The mirrored section on the front pane reflects the etched Deco clock numerals giving the effect of depth + and the layering of the glass gives it a gradient look.
These incredible Art Deco Crystal Bent Fyrart clocks were, as the name implies, made from plate glass that was usually colored, that was heated + bent to form a face, + support for a Waltham clock movement.
The condition of this clock can only be described as near mint. The aqua colored glass is free of any cracks or chips. It does have a very fine bubble in one of the panes of glass towards the edge. The mirrored section on the front pane directly behind the etched Deco clock face shows only the slightest amount of wear. The clock is fitted with the original electric Waltham Watch Co. movement that is in working condition at this time, cannot guarantee that it will continue working after shipping but it should. The cloth covered power cord has some wear to the exterior cloth covering but works safely - this can be changed out if desired
This electric table clock measures approximately: 12.75" wide by 6.75" high by 5.75" deep. Vintage clocks are not guaranteed to keep accurate time and to continue working after shipping. Clock is being sold as a working vintage electronic device that should be gone over by a qualified technician prior to use.