A9538

Gold English Spring Detent Chronometer Pocket Watch

£3,200.00

Signed  Marsh & Co. London & Birmingham
Hallmarked Chester   1896
A late 19th Century English spring detent chronometer in a gold open face case.
Diameter   52 mm         

1 in stock

Description

A late 19th Century English spring detent chronometer in a gold open face case.  Gilt half plate keyless movement with going barrel.  Engraved cock with polished steel regulator, compensation balance with blue steel overcoil hairspring.  Earnshaw type spring detent chronometer  escapement.  White enamel dial marked “Chronometer”, subsidiary seconds, Roman numerals, blue steel seconds hand, gilt hands.  Plain 18 carat open face case, gold cuvette with presentation inscription,  maker's mark “JW” in an oval.