Alliez et Berguer - A fine and rare mid 19th century French engraved brass grande-sonnerie, centre seconds carriage clock with calendar indication

  • Lot number 
    924
  • Diameter 
    9
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

Alliez et Berguer Paris
The case decorated with engraved panels of flowers and strapwork, the rectangular white enamel dial with Roman numerals within a minute band, with blued steel moon hands and a counterpoised centre seconds hand, set above three subsidiaries for day of the week, alarm setting and date of the month, the spring driven movement striking the quarters and the hours on a pair of hammers and bells, with further alarm hammer, controlled via a gilt lever platform escapement with a compensated balance 9cm