A Giant Engraved Carriage Clock
A giant engraved Corniche carriage clock by Delépine-Barrois of Paris and Saint Nicolas d'Aliermont.
The eight-day duration movement has a platform lever escapement and strikes the hours and half-hours on a gong with a repeat via a button to the top. The backplate is stamped with the serial number 730 along with the hand setting arrow design as used by Delépine-Barrois, fine carriage clock makers with a workshop in Saint Nicolas d'Aliermont.
The white enamel dial has black Roman hour numerals, Arabic five-minute outer numerals and blued steel spade hands.
The giant case is of excellent quality and is fully engraved with floral and scroll decoration.
Height: 9 1/2 inches (24 cms): handle up
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Price: On Application
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Comparison with normal size clock