M. Böck


Clockmaker: Martin Böck
Date: ca 1830
Height: 21,5 cm
Signature: Martin Boeck in Wien (dial)
Duration: 30 hours

Ormolu brass case, engine turned ormolu dial with enamel chapter ring, blued steel hands, verge escapement with chain fusee, grande sonnerie on wire gongs, alarm on bell, repetition; repair stamp on the plate: “Hoser Budan”

Compare: Peter Fritsch, Wiener Reiseuhren, Vienna 2010, p. 88.

A mantel clock and a “Laterndluhr” by Böck are in the Geymüller Schlössel (MAK, Museum of Applied Arts) in Vienna (Inv. No. 1603 and 1512).


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