Antique Sitzendorf Porcelain Cherubs Strut Mirror 6 1/2
" High Wooden back Circa 1880
Here we have a superb antique Sitzendorf strut mirror made
of porcelain and with a wooden back and stand.
This charming mirror, features two winged cherubs inviting
you to look into the glass. It dates from around 1880 - 90 and has the
underglaze blue painted mark of Sitzendorf on the back. The maker is Voigt
Brothers of Sitzendorf, Thuringia, Germany.
The oval shaped mirror, with bevelled glass, is made of
white porcelain that has been beautifully decorated with applied flowers at the
lower edge and painted with delicate pastel shades and gilding. It is 6 1/2
inches high and 5 1/4 inches wide. The mirror can be stood up using the wooden
stand or wall hung with the metal ring.
It weighs 340g unpacked and is in very good antique
condition with just a couple of very minor chips to the edges of the flower
petals. There is a small firing crack, dating from manufacture, to one of the
This is a delightful item to enhance any interior and a
stunning piece for any collector of antique continental porcelain or cherub