Watch incorporated into a ring

Made:
1785-1795 in Switzerland
Watch incorporated into a ring (ring watch) Watch incorporated into a ring (ring watch)

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Small watch fitted into a ring, by an unknown maker, Switzerland, c.1790. Gold and blue enamel case and ring. White enamel dial. Movement with verge escapement. Clockmakers' Museum No. 1186.

Details

Category:
Clockmakers
Collection:
The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers
Object Number:
L2015-4096
Materials:
gold (metal), brass (copper, zinc alloy), steel (metal), enamel, pearls and diamonds?
Measurements:
overall: 30 mm x 25 mm x 34.5 mm,
type:
ring watch
credit:
Lent by the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers