- Museum number
SILVER PAIR-CASED VERGE WATCH WITH ALARM.
Verge escapement; silver cock, pierced foot and endstone.
Silver champlevé dial with central alarm setting disc.
Blued-steel beetle and poker hands.
Silver pair cases; inner pierced and engraved; central area shows clasped hands, Cupid and four birds; foliate strapwork with birds, grotesques and a mask around the band; inscription around the back; outer case is pierced and engraved and repoussé in the centre depicting Jupiter and Juno.
Outer case lined with red velvet.
- Production date
Diameter: 43.80 millimetres (dial)
Diameter: 50.50 millimetres (inner case)
Diameter: 59.50 millimetres (outer case)
Thickness: 35.50 millimetres
- Not on display
- Latest: 3 (2016)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.0264 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: N138 (Ilbert Ledger)