Alarm watch movement with French verge escapement

Made:
1749 in Beaucourt
maker:
Frederic Japy

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Alarm watch movement with French verge escapement, by Japy, with wire gong, Frederic Japy, Beaucourt, France, 1749-1813, donated by Evan Roberts in 1916

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1916-280
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • component - object
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Mr. Evan Roberts