Sienna red marble & bronze Portico clock and garnitures. Superb French 19th century Portico clock with matching Garnitures. Clock is mainly Sienna Red Marble with Polished Bronze. Solid red marble platform on adjustable bronze feet. Six red marble columns with bronze capitals and finials, support a polished bronze Drum Clock.
Above this is a small marble platform with bronze and marble Urn on top. The clock has a similar hinged bronze bezel carrying a deeply domed glass.The dial is polished porcelain/enamel with multi-coloured flower decoration and English Numerals. The movement is twin train, two keyholes for bell and movement. A long Sunburst Pendulum hangs below and is completely visible as it moves. Runs perfectly, chimes the hours and single strike for half. The Garnitures are similar Sienna Red Marble vase style with polished bronze fittings on marble platform with bronze feet. Marks;- On Dial, H.
On movement, JUST in a circle and C H over PARIS in an oval. Size, Clock, 27 x 10 x 43 tall cms.
Garnitures, 13 x 9 x 29 tall cms (each one). Garnitures 3 kgs the pair. Has been only lightly cleaned, yet it gleams.
There is a small crack and a tiny chip under the bezel in the dial. One of the small decorative pieces on the platform of one of the garnitures is missing. Customer service is my utmost priority Any Questions or queries please ask. Don't forget to view my other items and to save me as your favourite. The item "Antique Victorian French Louis XIV Portico Mantel Clock Garniture in Gilt Marble" is in sale since Wednesday, October 9, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900". The seller is "thalitha" and is located in Weybridge. This item can be shipped worldwide.