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A decorative French Victorian boulle red tortoise shell and engraved brass mantel clock in the Louis XV style with inlaid scrolling foliate design throughout. The case has an inlaid floor and back door which can be seen through the glass door which is mounted with cherubs. The clock has good quality scrolling bronze gilt ormolu mounts and moulds and is adorned with putti holding a torch to the top.

The clock has a 5 inch cartouche dial with white enamel Roman numerals and a French eight day duration movement which strikes the hours and half hours on a bell.

The movement back plate is stamped with the makers name-

Samuel Marti

Height - 58 cm (23 inches)
Width - 28 cm (11 inches)
Depth - 13 cm (5 inches)

Circa - 1880


Delivery is included in the price for mainland UK. If you are interested in purchasing and are outside the UK mainland or in the Scottish Highlands please get in touch first for a shipping quote. If you are an overseas buyer please contact us with your address so we can provide you with an accurate shipping quote and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Small goods will be delivered within a couple of working days which are provided with a tracking number. Large items are delivered by a trustworthy carrier and we aim to deliver within two weeks of purchase but please allow three weeks.

We accept returns within 14 days providing the customer pays for the return and the item is in the same condition we sold it in and it is packaged well.

All items are provided with an invoice stating item description, age and price.

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