SMALL TABLE CLOCK Signed: Johan Weishaupt in Karlsbad Ca. 1750
SMALL TABLE CLOCK
Signed: Johan Weishaupt in Karlsbad
Fire gilt verge movement with chain and fuse. Pierces balance cock, silver regulator disc.
Quarter repetition with 2 hammers on case bell. Repetition on demand, alarm with double hammers. Movement signed on back plate Johan Weishaupt in Karslbad.
Arched enamel dial. Black Roman numerals I-XII for the hour indication. Quarter indication with Arabic numerals. Minute indication with stripes. Gold plated pierced brass-hands. Small silver plated alarm disc.
The fire gilt, round case is based on paws and covered with a glazed cover. The grid-like pierced side is provided with flower ornaments ‘fleur de quadrie’.
Duration 24 hours
Height 7 cm.
Diameter 8,5 cm.
Literatuur Meister der Uhrmacherkunst, blz. 651. Auteur: J. Abeler.