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sun-and-moon watch

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Escapement

  • Description

    SILVER PAIR-CASED VERGE WATCH WITH SUN-AND-MOON DIAL [OUTER CASE MISSING]. Verge escapement. Silver champlevé dial with blued-steel Sun and Moon disc in aperture. Later steel hand in form of scythe. Silver inner case only; outer case missing. Later silver pendant.

  • Producer name

  • Date

    • 1700-1710
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Diameter: 48 millimetres (inner case)
    • Diameter: 42.6 millimetres (dial)
    • Thickness: 32.8 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

      • Inscription Content

        Jo Hutchin London [back-plate]
      • Inscription Type

        casemaker's mark
      • Inscription Content

        T[C] [?]
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number


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Object reference number: MCC1325

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