- Museum number
JAPANNED AND GILT-BRASS CASED COACH WATCH WITH ALARM AND VIRGULE ESCAPEMENT.
Movement with going barrel, four-wheel train and virgule escapement. Brass 3-arm balance with spiral balance-spring and geared regulation, the silvered-brass disc engraved A - R. Silvered-brass balance-bridge pierced with a six-point star. Movement unsigned.
Gilt-brass dial-plate with a white enamel dial, minutes 15.30,45 & 60 surrounding Arabic hours 1-12, winding apertures at 10 and 2. Gold hour and minute hands, blued-steel alarm-setting hand.
Gilded brass consular case, the back and bezel lacquered to imitate tortoise-shell.
- Production date
Diameter: 96.40 millimetres (case)
- Not on display
- Latest: 3 (Jul 2018)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.3082 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: P200 (Ilbert Ledger)