- Henry Archer, London. A rare early 17th century oval gilt metal pre-balance spring single hand pocket watch movement in an associated case - Henry Archer, London. A rare early 17th century oval gilt metal pre-balance spring single hand pocket watch movement in an associated case

  • Lot number 
    1
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  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

Movement Circa 1620, case and dial later
Gilt brass full plate movement signed Henry Archer Fecit, fusee and gut line, pierced and foliate engraved balance cock, wheel and click set-up, turned pillars, engraved oval dial (associated) with I to XII radial Roman chapters, associated double hinged case with stepped and patterned case bands, together with pewter link chain, glazed cover and plain back

Movement 36mm x 49mm.