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A fine sub miniature carriage timepiece. The gilded case with shaped columns to the four corners stands on a multi layered base with small block feet.
The two side panels have exquisite pictures of putti, one fishing and the other with a butterfly net. Both panels have beautiful coloured flowers. The opening rear door has a further panel showing a light coloured urn with floral drapery.
The Limoges enamel dial has multi coloured flowers and foliage at the base and the top corners with a black background. The chapter ring has white numerals with gilded minute divisions and gilded brass hands.
The eight day timepiece movement has a silvered backplate and a silvered lever platform escapement with bi-metallic split balance with poising screws.
The clock comes complete with its original case in a distressed condition.
Height to base of handle: 2¼″ (5.75 cm)