15 November 2010
Arnold. A fine silver openface pocket chronometer
Signed Jn. R. Arnold, London, Invt et Fecit, No. 1760, stamped with London date letter for 1801
Gilt-finished chain fusée movement, Arnold spring detent escapement with the detent set into the top plate, bimetallic Z balance with compensation weights, finely engraved balance cock and foot, blued steel helical spring with diamond endstone, white enamel dial, Roman numerals, blued steel spade hands, subsidiary seconds, plain case, case numbered 1760 and stamped with casemaker's initials DW and London date letter for 1804, dial and movement signed and numbered
54 mm. diam.
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For a note on John Roger Arnold see lot 314 in this auction.
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