French Porcelain 19th century



French porcelain figural mantel clock, mid 19th century. Paris (France)

Clock by Samuel Marti with external count wheel and silk suspension.

The circular enamel dial enclosed by a gilt-metal frame within a claret-ground rococo scroll-moulded four-footed stand painted with flower panels within ‘jewelled’ borders, surmounted by a sultan figure wearing brightly coloured costume.