(3 Pc) French Empire Style Rouge Marble Garniture Set
(3 Pc) French Empire Style Rouge Marble Garniture Set:
Rouge marble garniture set including a mantle clock and two matching candelabras. Clock is decorated with gilded bronze feet, the front two of which are shaped like talons and the back two of which have a foliage motif. Each side of the clock is decorated with a bronze lion’s head holding a ring in its mouth, and the clock is crowned with two winged children examining a scroll. Clock face has a floral motif and trident hands, and it is framed in brass and encase behind a brass-framed glass window. Movement is marked “JAPY FRERES & CO GDE MED D’HONN EXP 1855”. Candelabras both have three candlesticks upheld by ornate, curvilinear branches. Their front feet are talons and their back feet have a foliage motif. One candelabrum has a winged child with a brush and palette; the other has a winged child with an open book. Clock key, pendulum, and bell included. Dimensions are as follows:
Mantle Clock – L: 8.75″ W: 5.25″ H: 12.5″
Candelabras – L: 8.5″ W: 3.5″ H: 15″
CIRCA: Early 20th Century
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CONDITION: Bronze portions on clock have very light oxidation. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email ([email protected]) or SMS(305)-332-9274. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.