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watch-case / double-dial watch

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1958,1201.481

  • Escapement

  • Description

    SILVER AND TORTOISE-SHELL PAIR-CASED VERGE WATCH WITH SIX-HOUR DIAL. Verge escapement. Silver champlevé dial; double six-hour dial. Elongated hour hand points to minutes. Pair cases; inner silver; outer silver/metal covered with shell and inlaid silver.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1690-1700
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 52.4 millimetres (outer)
    • Diameter: 46.3 millimetres (inner)
    • Diameter: 39.9 millimetres (dial)
    • Thickness: 30.2 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Content

        Fr Stamper London 699
      • Inscription Type

        casemaker's mark
      • Inscription Content

        ND [crowned, inner case]
      • Inscription Type

        mark
      • Inscription Content

        99 [inner case]
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1958

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1958,1201.481

  • Additional IDs

    • CAI.0481 (Ilbert Collection)
    • Q104 (Ilbert Ledger)
SILVER AND TORTOISE-SHELL PAIR-CASED VERGE WATCH WITH SIX-HOUR DIAL. Verge escapement. Silver champlevé dial; double six-hour dial. Elongated hour hand points to minutes. Pair cases; inner silver; outer silver/metal covered with shell and inlaid silver.

SILVER AND TORTOISE-SHELL PAIR-CASED VERGE WATCH WITH SIX-HOUR DIAL. Verge escapement. Silver champlevé dial; double six-hour dial. Elongated hour hand points to minutes. Pair cases; inner silver; outer silver/metal covered with shell and inlaid silver.

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