- A late 16th century gilt brass clock watch, originally with alarm (AF) - A late 16th century gilt brass clock watch, originally with alarm (AF)

  • Lot number 
    2
  • Diameter 
    38
  • Location
  • Watch type 
    Pocket watch

Description

Circa 1595
Octagonal engraved full plate (incomplete) movement with steel c-shaped stackfreed escapement acting as a break on a snail shaped cam, fly-ball guv'nor and iron pointed finger, possibly for hour striking control, engraved barrel, round pillars, the dial with silver Roman chapter, single steel hand, brass centre engraved with a cityscape, pierced fire gilded bronze case with hinged back
38mm x 41mm.