chinese market watch
- Museum number
Separate cocks and a bridge for the train wheels. Hanging going-barrel; Geneva stop-work. All rear surfaces of movement engraved and enamelled.
White enamel dial, hours I-XII; minutes 15,30,45,60; 1/5th seconds..
Silver-gilt case, bezel, back and pendant set with split pearls. Back with a
painted enamel design of realistic flowers;, case numbered.
- Production date
Diameter: 63.60 millimetres (case)
Diameter: 54.50 millimetres (dial)
Thickness: 18.40 millimetres
- On display (G33/dc39b/s1)
- 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.1647 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: M23 (Ilbert Ledger)