- Museum number
GOLD, GILT-BRASS AND SHAGREEN COVERED PAIR-CASED VERGE WATCH.
Later white enamel on gold dial; regulator is visible through an aperture in the dial.
Blued-steel beetle and poker hands.
Gold inner case with later pendant.
Later gilt and shagreen outer case lined with salmon pink silk.
- Production date
1710-1715 (Inner case and movement)
1755-1765 (Outer case and dial)
Diameter: 39.40 millimetres (dial)
Diameter: 45.60 millimetres (inner case)
Diameter: 52.60 millimetres (outer case)
Thickness: 31 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.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.2374 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: M104 (Ilbert Ledger)