Lot 1120: A late 19th Century French ormolu mantel clock
Antiques, Fine Art & Collectors' Items
March 21, 2013
Washington, United Kingdom
Description: A late 19th Century French ormolu mantel clock with eight day movement striking quarters on two bells, the backplate stamped 'J. Marti', the circular dial inset with white enamel hour plaques with blue Roman numerals, the case with urn and bellflower swag surmount above flame finial and arched pediment, the front applied with a winged female mask and laurel panel flanked by a pair of caryatid columns on a bow front base with cast strapwork panels and applied central foliate scroll, height approx 63cm, together with pendulum.