- Museum number
GOLD-PLATED WATCH-CASE WITH WHITE PAINTED DIAL.
Ingersoll pocket watch-case with dial and hands.
White painted metal dial with bold Roman hour numerals.
Blued steel hour and minute hands.
Gold plated metal case with engine turned decoration on back.
Unmarked gold chain with spring clip and button-hole bar.
- Production date
Diameter: 51 millimetres (case)
Diameter: 39.90 millimetres (dial)
Length: 37.90 millimetres (bar)
Length: 160 millimetres (chain)
Thickness: 17.40 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Comment from Richard Good, Catalogue of Watches in the British Museum. Vol. V (Unpublished manuscript)
Made by Ingersoll
London, c. 1950.
Keyless wound pocket watch case with dial and hands.
Signature: On the dial 'INGERSOLL' and 'MADE IN GT BRITAIN'.
Case: Gold plated case, with a snap on bezel and back, the latter engine turned. Much of the plating has degraded.
Secured to the bow by a spring clip is a gold coloured chain Albert.
Dial and Hands: White painted metal dial with bold Roman numerals, these and the minute circle in black. Blued-steel hour and minute hand.
Dimensions: Case diameter 50 mm., height 16 mm.
Provenance: Donated by the Heron Corporation Ltd.
- Not on display
- Latest: 3 (2017)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number