Pocket Watch in Gold Case with Enamel Decoration, 1740-1760

Made:
1740-1760 in France

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Verge watch in gold enamelled case by Le Roy, (eleve de Breguet), no.30279, oriental dial, 1740-1760. The back of the gold case is decorated with a river landscape.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1916-131
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), enamel and gold (metal)
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Mr. Evan Roberts