French Corniche Carriage Clock Grottendieck Repeater 1870

A French carriage clock with rare striking, Grottendieck Brussel, circa 1880

Description

8-day movement with rare striking of 5 blows on a gong every 10 minutes for docotrs consult, gilt brass corniche case.

5-cm enamel dial with Arabic numerals signed for the retailer Chs Grottendieck Bruxelles, blued steel pear-shaped hands, spring-driven identically signed movement with platform anchor escapement of 8-day duration, rare 10 minute striking with 5 blows on a gong for doctor consult, lever for strike/silent on top of the gilt brass Corniche case inset with beveled glass panels, signed on the bottom Ed Chartier Paris.

Sizes

(Height) 18.00 cm (Width) 9.60 cm (Depth) 8.30 cm
(Height) 7.1 in (Width) 3.8 in (Depth) 3.3 in

Price

€ 4.500

Signature

Grottendieck Bruxelles

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