Height

9 inches.

Case

The gilded case is surmounted by a gilt engraved carrying handle and has a glazed top and side panels revealing the escapement. The backplate consists of a lever for strike/silent control.

Dial

The floral gilt engraved dial is signed by the marker; Webber, Woolwich.

Movement

The movement is rack striking, maintaining power, double fusee and striking the hour on a gong.

Duration

8 day.

Provenance

Sold by John Carlton-Smith.

Comparative Literature

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

Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.

Escapement

Balance wheel platform lever escapement.

Condition

Very good condition.