- Museum number
MOVEMENT AND DIAL OF A CYLINDER WATCH WITH MUSIC AND QUARTER-REPEAT.
Fixed barrel; Geneva stop-work; pendant-operated quarter repeat mechanism sounding on two wire gongs. Musical train with steel comb and flat brass pinned disc.
Cylinder escapement, inverted steel escape wheel.
Silver engine-turned dial, hours I-XII.
- Production date
Diameter: 51.20 millimetres (dial)
Thickness: 16 millimetres
- Not on display
Latest: 4 (2016) verdigris
- 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.1539 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: M58 (Ilbert Ledger)