A late 20th century grande-sized, gorge-style, strike repeat alarm carriage clock with day and date by L’Epée, in pristine condition, complete with a new presentation box.
L’Epée are the premier makers of carriage clock, being the last remaining Swiss makers, their quality far exceeding the Far Eastern equivalents now available. Gorge styling is the grandest style of carriage clock of all times.
Mechanical 8-day, 11-jewel, strike repeat alarm movement, striking the hours and the passing of the half hour on a gong. The movement is stamped MADE IN FRANCE.
Newly regilded brass case, fitted with five beveled mineral glasses all in perfect condition.
ST9The clear white dial has Roman numerals, and the subsidiary dials below are for day of the week, alarm, and date.
Height: 7” (with the handle up)
Width: 3 5/8”
Depth: 3 3/8”
Overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.
The current recommended retail price for a Strike Repeat Alarm by L’Epée is in excess of £7000.
Our example therefore represents exceptional value given that this L’Epée carriage clock is overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years and includes delivery within mainland UK.
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