Height

3 inches.

Case

This timepiece rests on a moulded lapis lazuli base and is decorated with blue translucent guilloché enamel in white enamel boarders.

Dial

Arabic and dot chapters, and stone-set white metal hands are set on a silvered dial which is signed E Gubelin, Inc.

Movement

This timepiece has a watch-type movement with a cut bi-metallic balance to the escapement.

Duration

8 day.

Provenance

Christies, 2002.

Private English collector.

Comparative Literature

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

Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.

Escapement

Lever escapement.

Condition

Good condition, box rubbed in places.