Lot 1121
Samuel Marti, Empire Style Marble and Ormolu Portico Mantel Clock
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
France, early 20th century, polished white marble with ormolu mounts, porcelain and ormolu dial behind glass marked "France," Roman numeral hour markers, brass works backplate stamped "Medaille D'Or / Paris -1900 / Samuel Marti / France" and numbered A.1 / 3032 / 69, pierced cover to verso, raised on turned feet. Without pendulum and key.

20 x 9 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.

The Collection of the late Mr. William Hulbert, Chesapeake, Virginia

The 19th century French clock makers Samuel Marti & Cie won the Medalle de Bronze in 1860, and the Gold at the Paris exhibition in 1890.

Some chips to marble columns and edges of architecture; one rear column with crack; the back base rear corner with repair to marble; one rear foot later; clock face loose and needs remounting. Missing nut for securing bell. Please see Terms and Conditions of Sale: Clocks and Watches.