chinese market watch
- Museum number
CHINESE DUPLEX SKELETONISED MOVEMENT OF FLEURIER TYPE WITH GLAZED COVER AND WHITE ENAMEL CENTRE-SECONDS DIAL.
Separate cock for train wheels; going-barrel, geared stop-work.
Duplex escapement(double tooth); steel 3-arm balance.
White enamel dial, hours I-XII, minutes 15,30,45,60, centre seconds; damaged at X-XI.
Hinged, glazed cuvette.
- Production date
Diameter: 49.50 millimetres (dial)
Thickness: 14.30 millimetres
- Not on display
Latest: 3 (2017)
3 (Aug 1995)
Dial damaged between 8 and 9 o'clock
- 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.1287 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: M85 (Ilbert Ledger)