Black Marble Triple Dial Mantle Clock

Black Marble Triple Dial Mantle Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 182

Black Marble Triple Dial Mantle Clock. Large inset dial has an 8 in. porcelain chapter ring with black Roman hour numerals, blued open moon hands and exposed Brocot escapement with jeweled pallets; round French brass movement is signed L’Marti & Cie, half hour strike on a steel bell. Large black slate case has an arched top with brown marble inlays and gilt incising, aneroid barometer to the right and calendar mechanism to the left with indicators for date, month, day and moon phase. Brass bezels with beveled crystals around the dials. Case is in very good condition, time mechanism, barometer and calendar are in good working condition, the strike mechanism needs some attention, is not striking properly because the governor is not attached to the movement. 19 in. high x 27.5 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

Estimate:     800.00 – 1,200.00


AUCTION INFORMATION:
Name     April 27, 2013 Antique Clock Auction
Date(s)     Saturday, April 27
Preview: Friday 10-5, Saturday 8-11
Auction: Saturday, April 27th at 11AM
Checkout: Saturday, April 27th at 4PM
Location     1485 West Housatonic Street, Route 20
Pittsfield, MA

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