Charles X Sienna Marble Clock and Garniture
A large Charles X period French clock and matching candlesticks. The architectural style case made of Sienna marble has a patinated bronze gallery and lower bronze stylized moulding to the stepped lower marble base. A bronze bust of Homer sits on top of the clock. The dial is surrounded with decorative wreaths and palmettes, the original movement has a silk-string suspension system ringing a bell on the hours and halfs. The matching candlesticks have a central marble shaft attached to a patinated scrolling tripod base; the columns support five scrolling candle arms and a central shaft; French circa 1825.
Dimensions of the Clock: 27″H (69cm) x 12″W (30cm) x 7″D (18cm) Candlestick height 24″ (61cm)