- Museum number
Silver pair cased verge watch.
Full plate movement with four turned pillars.
Barrel with rachet set-up.
Fusee with chain and standard stop-work.
Four wheel going train.
Verge escapement with plain steel three-arm balance.
Pierced balance cock with mask at junction and musical instruments in table.
Geared regulator, the silver index numbered 5, 10, 15.
White enamel dial with an outer minute circle and hours I-XII.
Gold hands, the minute hand not original.
Silver inner case (glass missing).
Outer case missing.
- Production date
- 1805 (case)
- Curator's comments
- Associated with and attached to repeating mechanism by John Prior (1958,1006.3303).
- Not on display
- Latest: 2 (Oct 2015)
- 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.2244 (Ilbert Collection)