Pocket Watch in Gold Case by Breguet, 1790-1810

Made:
1790-1810 in France
maker:
Bréguet

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Clock watch, cylinder escapement, in gold case by Breguet no.300, ruby cylinder, over-hanging below bottom pivot, with certificate, 1790-1810

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1916-262
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), enamel, gold and ruby
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
  • watch movement
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Mr. Evan Roberts