A miniature French lantern alarm wall timepiece, circa 1740
day-going movement with alarm on a bell, brass case.
5-cm enamel dial with Roman numerals, single iron hour hand and brass alarm disc, weight driven posted movement with verge escapement and silk suspended pendulum of 36-hour duration, alarm on a surmounted bell with urn finial, further finials to the corners and frets to the front and sides, brass doors, iron hoop and spurs.
(Height) 16.0 cm (Width) 7.0 cm (Depth) 11.0 cm
(Height) 6.3 in (Width) 2.8 in (Depth) 4.3 in