The case has bevelled side glasses which are overliad on engraved trellis and floral panels. The floral frets surround a decorative bell topped with a finial of a knight.
The silvered dial signed Planchon/Palais-Royal has raised Roman cartouche chapters and blued steel hands.
Spring barrel movement with silvered lever platform.
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 brass miniature carriage clock by Planchon, Paris Circa 1890
A beautiful renaissance revival style french and silvered brass and glass-mounted miniature travel timepiece by Planchon, 1890.