3. 37 inches.
The arched case with an agate plinth and fleur-de-lis base has an agate repeat button at the top. The front, sides, and top are all decorated in a sky blue enamel with gilt decorated black boarders and pink gilt palette designs.
The oval bone dial features painted figures beside a river and employs Arabic chapter rings.
This key wound timepiece has a single barrel movement with a silvered platform to the cut bimetallic balance to the escapement.
Carriage clocks: their history and development by Allix and Bonnert.
Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.
Derek Roberts fine antique clocks and barometers, 1999.
Private English collector.
An interesting Swiss white metal and enamel miniature minute-repeating travel carriage clock complete with its original tooled leather travel case and associated key.