Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 7

Miniature French Oval, Engraved Carriage Clock

US$2,028.45

About

Carriage clock, oval, engraved, miniature and French. However this one was made for the English market as it is engraved on the backplate below the escapement, F and S for fast and slow rather than A and R for advance and retard as it would be for sale in France. This really is a tiny miniature, being only 2.75 inches tall with the handle down. It is in beautifully original condition with original gilding and fine original platform lever escapement. It has five glasses, all beveled and all perfect. The four around the case are all curved to fit the oval. The white enamel dial is perfect and the clock has its original blued steel hands. The clock is also profusely engraved, all around the base, on all the panels around the case, to the top and also both sides of the nicely shaped handle. The quality movement with many finer points of construction is in excellent condition and the clock runs for 8 days. It has a very high quality lever escapement. On the backplate of the movement is stamped A B above the Depose mark.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 2.75 in. (6.99 cm)Width: 2 in. (5.08 cm)Depth: 1.75 in. (4.45 cm)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1890
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2015320891932

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: London, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
4.5 / 5
Located in London, United Kingdom
Vetted Seller
These experienced sellers undergo a comprehensive evaluation by our team of in-house experts.
Established in 2012
1stDibs seller since 2016
36 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 17 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

French miniature porcelain-mounted carriage clock
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A French miniature gilt-brass and four panel porcelain-mounted eight day timepiece carriage clock. The corniche case with Sevres style painted porcelain panels to all sides depictin...
Category

Antique 19th Century French Clocks

Materials

Porcelain

Miniature Fine French 8 Day Timepiece Brass Cased Carriage Clock
Located in Cheltenham, GB
A very fine 8 day French timepiece brass/champlevé carriage clock with columns to all four corners and decorative handle. All four sides decorated with champlevé enamel. A very s...
Category

Antique Late 19th Century French Late Victorian Carriage Clocks and Trav...

Materials

Brass, Enamel

Antique Gold Plated and Glass Casing Miniature French Carriage Clock
Located in London, Nottinghill
This beautiful small French carriage clock is in good working condition and it is ticking well. Visible signs of ageing and wear as shown. Presented to MAUD from Woolsery September 1...
Category

Antique Early 1900s French Carriage Clocks and Travel Clocks

Materials

Brass

Antique French Painted Carriage Clock
Located in London, GB
A fine cased carriage clock The substantially sized 'Gorge' case houses a lever platform escapement, striking the hours and half hours on a blued steel coiled gong, with the repea...
Category

Antique 19th Century French Belle Époque Carriage Clocks and Travel Clocks

Materials

Steel, Ormolu, Bronze

Champlevé 8 Day French Carriage Clock
Located in London, by appointment only
The clock and movement with blue enamel, the dial marked 1-12 with no minutes. The 8 day movement with a mercury filled pendulum. French, circa 1880 Measures: Height 25cm Width ...
Category

Antique 19th Century French Napoleon III Carriage Clocks and Travel Clocks

Materials

Bronze, Enamel

Antique French Brass Carriage Clock
Located in Chicago, IL
A rare brass carriage clock that not only strikes the hour and half hour, but has an alarm to strike the hour. Clocks like this one were used on long trips by carriage or train. The ...
Category

Antique 1880s French Clocks

Materials

Brass

A Late 19th Century Gilt-Bronze Miniature Carriage Clock
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A Late 19th Century Gilt-Bronze Miniature Carriage Clock The snake handle over a porcelain dial with Roman & Arabic numbers and paw feet with well decorated case smothered in acanth...
Category

Antique 19th Century French Desk Accessories

Materials

Ormolu

Sterling Silver Enamel Liberty's 1911 Archibald Knox Miniature Carriage Clock
By Liberty of London, Archibald Knox
Located in London, GB
We are delighted to this exceptionally rare and absolutely stunning fully hallmarked 1911 Liberty’s London sterling silver & enamel miniature carriage clock made by the wonder that i...
Category

Vintage 1910s English Edwardian Mantel Clocks

Materials

Sterling Silver, Enamel

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery