A French Samuel Marti gilt-bronze mantel clock with candelabra

First-quarter 20th Century
Dial signed: H. Luppens & Cie / Bruxelles; Movement signed: Samuel Marti Medaille d'Or Paris 1900 / 5990 / 4 8
The clock with white painted metal dial, black Arabic numeral hour markers and outer minute track, polychrome floral festoons, two train movement, and gilt hands set in a gilt-bronze bezel trimmed with colorless simulated gems, enclosed in a glazed gilt-bronze Neoclassical-style case with floral garlands and musical motifs surmounted by a white marble urn with opposed ram's head handles and flowers, atop a rectangular white marble base with inset foliate borders raised overall on four toupie feet, with two matching candelabra, 3 pieces
Clock: 18" H x 9.25" W x 6.25" D; Each candelabrum: 17" H x 8" Dia.

  • Condition: Each overall good condition with minor scuffs and oxidation to bronze commensurate with age. With original retail label remnants to verso and underside. With a mercury pendulum. Includes key. Clock has been restored. Restoration label to underside. Clock with loosening of bezel glass, light crazing to dial, and repaired chip to verso of marble urn finial. Candelabra with wax residue commensurate with use, mismatched applied rosettes, loosening to applied borders, and minor nicked abrasions to corners. Working condition unknown. Moran's does not guarantee the working condition of clocks and watches. Care should be taken when shipping items that contain mercury, please consult your preferred shipper for more information.

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April 28, 2021 12:00 PM PDT
Monrovia, CA, US

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