French eighteens century “Comtoise-clock. from Pierre Simon Jouffroy. ( unrestored)

French early eighteens century clock, signed Pierre Simon Jouffroy.

French early eighteens century clock, signed Pierre Simon Jouffroy.

Description

French so called “Comtoise-clock” original from the French Comte.
The clock is signed Pierre Simon Jouffroy is from the first quarter of 1700.  The last time the the clock is restored is about 20 years ago, the doors are made from eighteens century iron but not original, the clock is complete with his original pendulum and early eighteen century weights.

The eight day movement has a verge escapement and strikes the hours and half hours on a bell. The clock still has his original alarm mechanism.

Dimensions of the clock: large 19,8 cm, deep 23,5 cm total height 33,5 cm.