Quarter repeating gold watch with guilloche enamelled case by L'Epine, Paris.

Made:
1801-1900 in Paris
maker:
Jean Antoine Lepine
Quarter repeating gold watch with guilloche enamelled case by L'Epine, Paris.

Quarter repeating gold watch with guilloche enamelled case by L'Epine, Paris.
The Clockmakers' Museum/Clarissa Bruce
© The Clockmakers’ Charity

Gold and guilloche enamel case depicting a fishing scene bordered by white pastes on the rear. White enamel dial, perhaps replaced, with gilt hands. There is a winding apperture at II o'clock. Quarter-repeating movement. Verge escapement. Signed ‘L’Epine A Paris No. 998’.

Clockmakers' Museum No. 727

Details

Category:
Clockmakers
Object Number:
L2015-3601
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), enamel, gold (metal) and steel (metal)
type:
watch
credit:
Lent by the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers