- Museum number
SILVER PAIR-CASED CYLINDER WATCH WITH DATE INDICATOR.
Enamel dial; day-of-month.
Gold spade hands; minute hand tip missing.
Silver pair cases.
Outer case lined with red silk.
- Production date
Diameter: 52.70 millimetres (dial)
Diameter: 58.10 millimetres (inner case)
Diameter: 65.60 millimetres (outer case)
Thickness: 25.80 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The fake London hallmarks have a date letter 'R' in which the cameo surround follows the letter. This same date letter appears on a number of examples of Eardley Norton watches in the collections - 1958, 1201.570, 1958,1201.575, 1958,1201.1759, 1958,1201.1762 and 1958, 1201.1766.
- Not on display
Latest: 4 (Jun 1996)
- 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.1756 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: F118 (Ilbert Ledger)