HENRY JONES LONDON SILVER
Henry Jones, London, made circa 1690.
Fine silver and tortoiseshell, pair-cased early balance spring, single-hand pocket watch.
Outer: two-body, polished, Inner: two-body, "bassine", polished, deep back, split
bezel, loose ring pendant.
Silver "champlevé" with radial Roman numerals and inner half and quarter-hour
divisions, the center decorated with scrolls and the signature cartouches. Fleur-de-lys
steel hour pointer.
40 mm., hinged, gilt brass full plate with divided Egyptian pillars, fusée and chain,
verge escapement, plain steel three-arm balance, flat balance spring, gilt brass winged
clock pierced and engraved with foliage.