Height

3. 37 inches.

Case

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.

Dial

The oval bone dial features painted figures beside a river and employs Arabic chapter rings.

Movement

This key wound timepiece has a single barrel movement with a silvered platform to the cut bimetallic balance to the escapement.

Duration

8 day.

Provenance

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

Carriage and other travelling clocks by Derek Roberts.

Comparative Literature

Derek Roberts fine antique clocks and barometers, 1999.

Private English collector.

Escapement

Lever escapement.

Condition

Good condition.