Height

4.75 inches.

Case

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.

Dial

The silvered dial signed Planchon/Palais-Royal has raised Roman cartouche chapters and blued steel hands.

Movement

Spring barrel movement with silvered lever platform.

Duration

8 day.

Provenance

Christie’s, 2006.

Private English collector.

Comparative Literature

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

Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.

Condition

Very good condition.