- Museum number
GOLD AND ENAMEL PAIR-CASED CYLINDER WATCH WITH DUMB QUARTER-REPEAT.
Pendant-operated quarter-repeat sounding on two blocks in the inner case and with pulse-piece (now missing).
Vulliamy cylinder escapement.
White enamel dial.
Gold beetle-and-poker hands.
Gold pair cases; outer with gadroon decoration around the bezel and band and with an applied polychrome painted enamel plaque with classical scene.
Enamel plaque probably not original.
- Production date
- 1790 (case)
Diameter: 41.90 millimetres (dial)
Diameter: 47.60 millimetres (outer case)
Thickness: 22.50 millimetres
- Not on display
- Latest: 2 (2017)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Previous owner/ex-collection number: B21 (Ilbert Ledger)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: CAI.0045 (Ilbert Collection)