Pocket Watches

Music mechanical pocket watch with a quarter repeater

    Music mechanical pocket watch with a quarter repeater

    France, Toulouse

    circa 1820

    Prevost Freres

    Gold, enamel, glass, metal alloys; engraving

    6 x 1.2 cm

    Inscription on the dial: "PREVOST FRERES". On the case lid: "34(?)425", "5984" (scratched); a mark "ID" in lozenge. The cuvette is engraved, "Prevost freres a Toulouse"

    The movement with a balance wheel, powered by a spring, with a quarter repeater on two gongs, a separate barrel drum for the music movement with a disc and a comb with steel teeth (reeds); the watch is winded with a key, which is also used to set the hands

    Инв.2007.S/MMP