1097: A French Marquetry Portico Mantle Clock
Second half 19th century, marked to rear of movement ''C(?) Deton a Boulogne'', rosewood with satinwood floral and string inlay, the circular engine-turned dial with black enamel Roman numerals within a floral and scroll-cast gilt metal bezel suspending a floral-decorated pendulum between four gilt metal-mounted columns supporting a frieze and gold-painted cornice surmounted by a painted metal model of the Medici lion, all on a square stepped plinth with gold-painted molding raised on disk feet, 22.25'' H x 9.5'' W x 5.25'' D, est:$800/1200
Good condition overall. General light scratches, marks, rubbing and wear commensurate with age and use. No key. Working condition unknown. Moran's does not guarantee working condition of clocks and watches.