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Just look at the quality and size of this gorgeous Art Deco guillochĂ© enamel miniature Zenith carriage clock and it will be so easy to fall in love with it. Miniature carriage clocks are also known as boudoir clocks and when you consider that this clock was made in the 1920â€™s, it takes you back to this wonderful hedonistic era. This carriage clock measures just 4.7cm tall plus the handle. It also measures 3.5cm wide by 1.6cm deep and it is this wonderful small size that adds so much charm and character to it. And then there is the wonderful case that is enamelled in a technique called guillochĂ© enamel. This is one of the most popular of all the enamel techniques and it is so easy to see why. Produced by a very precise and repetitive pattern that is engraved into an underlying material such as gold or silver, it then has the enamel applied over the top and after the firing process is complete, it is polished back to a high lustre revealing the engraved pattern below the surface. Made by Zenith, this watchmaking company is still around today and regarded as one of the finest in the world, and the movement in this miniature carriage clock has just come back from a full service and comes with our twelve month warranty. And then to add a further piece of charm to this clock, it comes presented in its original travel case which allows it to sit inside and be protected. The back cover of this case can be removed to hold the key securely in place. This wonderful guillochĂ© carriage clock is so beautiful to admire and its size makes it so much more enchanting. Stock# ES7570 Maker: Zenith Circa: 1920 $Sold.
Here is such an incredible and high grade antique repeater carriage clock by Jules Brunelot that was made in France in the 1880's. Fitted with an eight day repeating function, this means that the clock will strike the time when the small button is pressed down on the top and not only this will strike on the hour and half hour as well. It was made by Jules Brunelot who became famous for producing high grade carriage clocks in Paris such as this one here and not only is the movement spectacular, but the case itself is incredible. With glass panels on the sides, back and top to view the movement, the case measures 9.5cm wide by 10cm deep by 14cm to the top of the clock or 19cm to the top of the handle. With incredible detail in the clock from the claw feet and the face to the floral motif on the sides, the case has been gilded in 24ct gold which makes the white enamel dial seem to stand out even more. Inside the lever escapement movement has been completely serviced ad runs perfect and comes with our twelve month warranty. In remarkable condition and with such a high grade movement, this antique carriage clock would suit the finest of finest collections. Stock# ES6209 Circa: 1880 Maker: Jules Brunelot $Sold.