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SOVEREIGN CASE (?) IN SHAPE OF POCKET-WATCH. Dummy watch. White dial, black hands. Two blue silk compartments.
- Diameter: 33 millimetres
Following the successful acquisition of the celebrated Ilbert collection of clocks (1958,1006 collection), prints and other related materials made possible by the generous donation of funds by Gilbert Edgar CBE Ilbert's watches were then acquired using funds provided by Gilbert Edgar, public donations and government funds.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- CAI.2402 (Ilbert Collection)
- N185 (Ilbert Ledger)
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Object reference number: MCC2780
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