MINIATURE CARRIAGE CLOCK Lemania Watch Co. Swiss Ca. 1910 Switzerland
MINIATURE CARRIAGE CLOCK
Signed: Lemania Watch Co. Swiss
The clock has a silver coloured brass movement between plates and consists of a going train only. It has Swiss lever escapement with vertical balance and hairspring with regulation. The backplate is marked LEMANIA Watch Co. Swiss with the indication FIFTEEN 15 JEWELS 2 ADJ (ustments). The clock is wound from the back with a fixed key. Here is also a square to set the hands.
The circular silvered dial has an Arabic chapter ring with hour, five-minute and minute divisions. The time is indicated by a pair of blued steel Breguet hands. The dial is protected by a circular glass, set in a silver bezel.
The rectangular silver case, which rests on silver bun feet, is beautifully engine-turned and covered in translucent pink enamel. The inside is gilded. The case can be opened at the rear side via a hinged silver engine-turned hatch, marked LEMANIA WATCH Co. SWISS.
The small travelling case is covered with brown leather, whilst the inside is lined with silk. It has two doors at the front which can be secured with a refined catch.
Duration 1 week
Height 4 cm.
Height travelling case 6 cm
Width 2.2 cm.
Depth 2 cm.