- Museum number
MOVEMENT AND DIAL OF A VIRGULE WATCH WITH QUARTER-REPEAT AND STOP-LEVER.
Pendant operated quarter repeat sounding on two bells.
Virgule escapement; regulates and winds from rim of movement.
Enamel dial; subsidiary seconds.
Diameter: 45.30 millimetres (back-plate)
Diameter: 33.30 millimetres (bell)
Diameter: 51.20 millimetres (dial-plate)
Thickness: 16.50 millimetres
- Not on display
Latest: 4 (2017)
4 (1994) Some rust on steel parts.
- 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.1436 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: P279 (Ilbert Ledger)