7 inches with the handle, or 5.25 inches without.
This fine florally engraved timepiece has an earlier style of corniche case, with three Sevres porcelain panels each which have a boarder of ‘beau bleu’ and pictures which are set within jewelled gilt boarders.
The dial depicts a scene of a couple on a bridge with flowers and birds above with each panel depicting a different scene. The gilt hands are set upon the dial stylised with Roman numerals.
The movement strikes and repeats on a gong.
Derek Roberts fine antique clocks and barometers, 1995.
Private English collector.
Carriage clocks: their history and development by Allix and Bonnert.
Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.
Very good condition.
French porcelain panelled carriage clock by Brunelot Circa 1870
A beautifully engraved and gilded French porcelain and panelled carriage clock by Brunelot.