Time in China

With a 7-inch enamel dial, signed Musson A Paris, the similarly signed bell striking movement, with five knopped pillars; verge escapement with silk suspension, numbered outside count wheel, the waisted case decorated in gilt with chinoiseries, surmounted by a seated oriental gentleman holding a parasol, above foliate mounts and a hoho bird; on a conforming bracket.  

 

Pierre Musson became a master in1746 and worked until 1780.

Item Particulars

DimensionsCMInches
Width: 33 13
Depth: 18 7
Height: 79 31