chinese market watch
- Museum number
MOVEMENT AND DIAL OF A CYLINDER WATCH FOR THE CHINESE-MARKET. Separate cock for train wheels; going-barrel, Geneva stop-work.
Cylinder escapement, steel wheel and cylinder; plain brass 3-arm balance.
White enamel dial with gold decoration around the centre. Roman hours I-XII, 1/5th seconds.
- Production date
Diameter: 29.20 millimetres (dial)
Thickness: 8 millimetres
- Not on display
Latest: 3 (2017)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 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
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.1265 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: M330 (Ilbert Ledger)