Pocket Watch - Huet, St Malo, 19th Century Reg. No: ST 020013
- Gents pocket watch, embossed copper case, open face, Huet, St. Malo, 19th century.
- Embossed copper case, open face. Copper gilt dial has blue roman numerals on raised white enamel shields. A white enamel ring shows quarter hours. Scene on back of case represents birth of Aphrodite (Venus).
Key wound spring; verge escapement. Balance cock is cut away to show pendulum. Fusee and chain.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Clara Creed, 1936
|Dimensions:||3.9 cm (Width), 5.8 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Back plate is marked 'Huet a St Malo'.|
|Maker:||Huet, St Malo, France, 1800-1899|