Antique Malachite and Bronze French Empire Style Mantel Clock with Eagle by Marti et Cie of Paris
This wonderful clock features a malachite globe with Roman numerals and movement by Marti et Cie, mounted on granite boulder with gilt bronze feet, and surmounted by a patinated bronze eagle perched upon a gilt bronze branch. 22 x 18.25 x 9 in (56 x 46 x 23 cm). Movement shows the stamped mark MEDALLE D'ARGENT (gold medal) with the name of the firm and the year 1889.
It has a 8 day spring driven movement and platform lever escapement. Not currently working, but professional service by horologist should bring it back to working order. 50+ lbs