The rectangular silver case has a banded agate base and is masked with royal blue enamel over an engine turned ground within white enamel orders and beaded moulding.
Arabic numerals and gold flour-de-lis hands are set on a signed silver 1.25 inch engine turned dial. The dial sits within a gold and white enamel laurel bezel.
This key wound timepiece includes its original numbered key and has a spring and barrel movement.
Private English collector.
Carriage clocks: their history and development by Allix and Bonnert.
Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.
Good condition, box rubbed in places.
French enamel timepiece by Cartier Circa Early 20th century
An early 20th century French silver guilloché enamel decorated travelling carriage clock complete with its original silk and velvet case by Cartier, number 638.