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Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Hong Kong, Jun 25, 2011

LOT 99

Miniature Carriage Clock L?Epée, France. Made in the second half of the 20th century. Fine, miniature, gilt brass, 8-day going carriage clock with alarm. Accompanied by a fitted box.

C. Gilt brass, "anglaise", fluted columns, glazed sides and back door, the top glazed to view the escapement, hinged carrying handle. D. White enamel with radial Roman numerals, outer minute divisions, alarm setting dial below. Blued steel cathedrale hands. M. Rectangular, gilt brass, four pillars, barrel for the going train, 11 jewels, straight-line lever escapement mounted on a frosted gilt platform, monometallic balance, flat balance spring, index regulator. Dial and movement signed. Dim. 81 x 60 x 53 mm. excluding handle

HKD 12,000 - 22,000

USD 1,500 - 2,800 / EUR 1,000 - 2,000

Grading System
Grade: A


Case: 2

Very good

Movement: 2*

Very good

Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original