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4 edition of Carriage clocks found in the catalog.

Carriage clocks

Charles Allix

Carriage clocks

their history & development

by Charles Allix

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Antique Collectors" Club in Woodbridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clocks and watches -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Charles Allix ; illustrated by Peter Bonnert.
    ContributionsAntique Collectors" Club.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS542 .A44
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[2], vi, 484 p. :
    Number of Pages484
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5242881M
    ISBN 100902028251
    LC Control Number75314465

    French carriage clocks should only be serviced by experienced watchmakers since many clockmakers do not have the skills needed to service a clock that is actually more like a watch than a clock. They are among the most difficult clocks to service. It is difficult to . Advertising Architectural & Salvage Art Barometers Beds Bookcases Books Boxes Bureau Cabinets Ceramics Chairs Chest of Drawers Chests Clocks Coins & Banknotes Cupboards Cups Desks Dressers Dressing Tables Fireplaces & Fireplace Accessories Furniture Garden Antiques French Carriage Clock Retailed by Mappin & Webb, London. £ €

    Derek Roberts 'Carriage and Other Travelling Clocks' book describes 'Bourdin was undoubtedly one of the finest French carriage clock makers, some of his pieces of great complexity and always beautifully made' Height 5 1/2" / 14 (size with handle down) Depth 3 / 8 cms. Width 3 1/2 " / 9 cms. Sedan Chair Gilt Bronze Carriage Clock Porcelain Portraits French ca $4, Free shipping. MINIATURE SILVERED CARRIAGE CLOCK. $ $ shipping. or Best Offer. ANTIQUE CHROMED BRASS CARRIAGE CLOCK " AS IS " NOT OVERWOUND NO HANDLE. $ $ shipping. or Best Offer.

    Get the best deals on Carriage Clock when you shop the largest online selection at Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands | affordable prices. Antique clocks come in many different sizes, styles and designs and can be made of many different materials. Clocks have been produced for centuries, and were made all over the world. It is the diversity of antique clocks, as well as the multitude of clock makers, that can make them challenging to identify.


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The first book published about carriage clocks only. A bit dating but still very informative on the history of these clocks and their makers. Nothing technical but large number of black & white and colour pictures. Many carriage clocks described.

If i had to choose about the four books i have, this is the one i 5/5(9). The book is a technical manual, giving helpful information on carriage clock repair for both the beginner as well as the experienced clock repair artist.

The book has several pages of photographs and numerous illustrations referencing the technical guidance information/5(22). It describes the variety of movements found in the clocks that were produced by the thousand in France. The details of the simple timepiece, strikers, alarms, quar This truly comprehensive and practical new work is the first book to be devoted solely to the repair and restoration of the carriage clock, and as such will be greatly welcomed by /5.

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These fine and delicate timekeeping instruments are well described and well illustrated. Anyone seeking knowledge about these fine clocks will have the best written reference on the subject/5(5). Until the publication of this book there has been no literature in any language dealing specifically with carriage clocks.

Everybody knows what a carriage clock looks like. As an experienced horologist, the author has been able to prepare the first comprehensive study of travelling clocks from their first beginnings up to the Rating: % positive.

This book has been referred to as the Clockmakers Bible when it comes to Carriage Clocks, it has been exceptionally researched and well written, a reference book for the discerning horologist, amateur or professional alike, full of excellent photographs covering the subject of all types of superb Carriage clocks from all over the world,some breathtaking examples of complications with detailed Reviews: 9.

The carriage clock, which started life in the nineteenth century as an expensive luxury for the rich, is now one of the most popular of what might be called the 'quality' clocks and can, at last, claim a unique and invaluable guide dedicated to its repair and restoration.

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