Height

25 inches, or 36 inches with the bracket.

Case

The rosewood case is divided into panels by brass stringing and is glazed on all sides, resting on brass block feet. The front and back glasses can be removed for winding.

Dial

The 6 inch white enamel dial is uninterrupted by winding squares. The brass moon hands are set upon an Arabic minute track marking each half-minute and Roman hours.

Movement

This timepiece has a cranked lever for winding, beat regulation and a nine rod gridiron pendulum.

Duration

3 month.

Provenance

Derek Roberts fine antique clocks and barometers, 1993.

Private English collector.

Comparative Literature

Carriage clocks: their history and development by Allix and Bonnert.

Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.

Escapement

Pin-wheel escapement.

Condition

Very good condition.