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This knocker, of the oblong shape and kind which our ancestors called jaquemart, looked like a huge note of exclamation; an antiquary who examined it attentively might have found indications of the figure, essentially burlesque, which it once represented, and which long usage had now effaced.
Then there is the novel and energetic little _jaquemart_, the little bronze figures of which strike the hours and even the halves and quarters.
Ulysse Nardin jaquemart erotic hour striker Drag to Playlist