19th century French gilt brass grande sonnerie carriage clock with repeat Henry Jacot, Paris
Lot 452
A 19th century french gilt brass carriage clock with repeat Henri Jacot
Sold for £975 (US$ 1,638) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Chester Sale Chester
6 Dec 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 20172
Lot Details
A 19th century french gilt brass carriage clock with repeat
Henri Jacot
Having a white-enamelled Roman dial with moon hands, inscribed "BHAGEBRIDGE, 119 New Bond Street", the two-train movement with original lever platform escapement, half-hour striking on a coiled gong, numbered 170 and stamped 'H. Jacot, Paris' in an oval, in a cannelee case with push button repeat, 18cm, (7") high including handle. With winder

Footnotes

  • Henri Jacot was a fine French carriage clock maker at 31, Rue de Montmorency, Paris. The first Henri Jacot died in 1868 and was succeeded by his nephew also Henri. They won many medals at exhibitions in both Paris and London including the Gold medal in 1900. See 'Carriage Clocks' by Allix and Bonnert.
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  1. Christopher Jarrey
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    New House
    Chester, CH3 5TD
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 1244 353 126
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