- Museum number
ENAMEL AND PASTE PAIR-CASED AUTOMATON-DIALLED WATCH WITH WORKING WINDMILL.
Painted enamel dial, pictorial decoration: horse with rider & large sack, bridge, stream and windmill; sails of windmill rotate; centre-seconds around the outside, 5-60 and 1/4 seconds. Subsidiary hours and minutes.
Gold hour and minute hands, blued-steel centre-seconds.
Metal-gilt pair-cases; inner plain, numbered 1419; outer with pastes around the bezels and with blue guilloche enamel back; numbered 1419 inside..
- Production date
Diameter: 46.10 millimetres (inner)
Diameter: 53.30 millimetres (outer)
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2018 30 Jun-30 Sept, Warwick, Compton Verney, The Marvellous Mechanical Museum
Latest: 2 (Apr 2018)
- 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.0515 (Ilbert Collection)
Previous owner/ex-collection number: P26 (Ilbert Ledger)