A late good 19th century French engraved black and cream enamel gorge cased grande sonnerie carriage clock  Drocourt, 17490
Lot 5*
A late good 19th century French engraved black and cream enamel gorge cased grande sonnerie carriage clock
Drocourt, 17490
Sold for £ 3,750 (US$ 5,238) inc. premium

Fine Clocks

13 Dec 2017, 14:00 GMT

London, New Bond Street

Lot Details
A late good 19th century French engraved black and cream enamel gorge cased grande sonnerie carriage clock
Drocourt, 17490
The gorge case engraved all over with foliate scrolls on a hatched ground within running borders, the gilt Roman dial with blued steel hands set over an Arabic alarm dial within a black and cream champleve enamel decorated mask of flowerheads and scrolls, each side similarly decorated, the spring barrel movement with silvered lever platform escapement with compensated bimetallic balance, striking the hours and quarters on a pair of coiled blued steel gongs, numbered and trademark punched to the backplate, the three-position selection lever mounted to the underside marked in English Full Striking/Silence/Striking 18cms (7ins) high.
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