Prototype for the 'Anniversary' wristwatch by George Daniels and Roger Smith

Made:
2010 in Isle of Man
maker:
George Daniels
and
Roger W Smith

Prototype for the 'Anniversary' wristwatch by George Daniels and Roger Smith
The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers/Clarissa Bruce
© The Clockmakers’ Charity

Prototype wristwatch dial and case by George Daniels and Roger Smith. 18 carat rose gold case. Engine-turned silver dial with gold chapter-rings and gold hands. Displayed on the dial is a subsiduary seconds dial, calendar and a power reserve indicator.

Isle of Man, 2010

This prototype wristwatch was made to demonstrate the outward appearance of a collaboration watch between George Daniels and Roger Smith, and as such has no movement. The final watches, of which 35 were produced, featured a hand-made movement fitted with Daniels co-axial escapement and free-sprung balance.

Clockmakers' Museum No. 1317

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Details

Category:
Clockmakers
Object Number:
L2015-4227
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), glass, gold (metal), leather, silver (metal) and steel (metal)
type:
wristwatch
credit:
Lent by the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers

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