- Museum number
SILVER PAIR-CASED CYLINDER WATCH WITH DATE INDICATOR.
Movement with thin pillars.
Enamel dial; day-of-month.
Gold heart-shaped hands; gold date indicator.
Silver pair cases with spurious London hallmark.
Outer case lined with turquoise silk.
- Production date
Diameter: 51.60 millimetres (dial)
Diameter: 57.30 millimetres (inner case)
Diameter: 66.50 millimetres (outer case)
Thickness: 25 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- The thin movemenyt pillars and the fake London hallmarks in the case, point to this watch being Swiss-made.
- Not on display
Latest: 3 (2016)
Dial enamel restored around XII.
- 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.1762 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: F128 (Ilbert Ledger)