Miniature ebonised case with chamfered and stepped pediment with brass mounted ripple-moulded cornice, brass lined chamfered angles with brass stringing to the base, standing on bun feet.
2½ inch arched plate and white enamel dial with Roman numerals signed Barraud’s, Cornhill London, 1210 with gilt foliate decorated mask.
Four pillar single fusee movement with anchor escapement, adjustable pendulum with locking nut. The backplate signed Barrauds, London.
Width: 9 inches
Depth: 6.5 inches
Very good condition.
Barraud, London Circa 1820
An early 19th century fine Regency miniature ebonised and brass inlaid mantel piece.
Barraud made fine marine and pocket chronometers and, together with W Howells and G Jamieson in the 1790s, was commissioned to make chronometers for Thomas Mudge Jnr.