- Museum number
SILVER PAIR-CASED CYLINDER WATCH WITH DATE INDICATOR.
Cylinder escapement (English pattern wheel).
Enamel dial; day-of-month.
Pierced gold hands.
Silver pair cases with spurious London hallmarks.
Outer case part lined with paper, cut to show the hallmarks.
- Production date
Diameter: 51.20 millimetres (dial)
Diameter: 54.90 millimetres (inner case)
Diameter: 63.50 millimetres (outer case)
Thickness: 24.40 millimetres
- Not on display
Latest: 3 (2016)
- 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.
Purchased from Wartski, in 1930.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.1766 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: D121 (Ilbert Ledger)