Giant carriage clock by Drocourt, Paris c1875

Drocourt, Paris c1875

This giant French carriage clock is by the famous maker, Drocourt of Paris.

The clock has a platform lever escapement, an alarm feature and strikes the hours and half hours on a gong.

The enamel dial has a small hairline crack to the top right-hand corner which can just be seen.

Back of giant carriage clock by Drocourt, Paris c1875

A view of the rear of the clock with the glass door open.

The movement backplate has the Drocourt stamp and is engraved with Drocourt's serial number 9877 and also for the English retailer D.C. Rait & Sons goldsmiths to the queen.

The Drocourt serial number is repeated underneath the case.



Stock No.: C799