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Pocket Watch - Vaucher, Fleurier, 19th Century Reg. No: ST 017670
- Gents pocket watch, silver open case, Vaucher, Fleurier, Switzerland, 19th century.
- Silver open case. White enamel dial has black roman numerals and an outer ring of arabic numerals on quarters. Sweep of centre seconds hand. Movement is engraved with foliage. Has 3 external weights on balance wheel. Has Geneva stop or check on winding.
Key wound spring; lever escapement.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Larard Bros, 1925
|Dimensions:||1.8 cm (Width), 5.6 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Dial is marked 'Vaucher Fleurier'. Inside back is marked '84', 'JDB', and 'Argent'.|
G.H. Baillie, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.325 gives dates of 1800-1860.