26 November 1996
H. Lewis. A gold and enamel keyless minute repeating triple calendar hunter pocketwatch
Signed Henry Lewis, 72 New Bond Street, London, No. 10017, 1887
The frosted gilt three-quarter plate movement jewelled to the centre with screwed chatons, English lever escapement, bimetallic balance with ruby endstone, flat blued steel hairspring with micrometer regulation, repeating the minutes on two gongs by operating a slide in the band, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary dials for running seconds, day, date and month, blued steel spade hands, in plain hunter case with snap on back, the front cover with painted enamel crest, movement and dial signed
48 mm. diam.
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The arms are those of Peel for either the Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Peel 3rd Bt. P.C., G.C.B. (1822-1895) or his son Sir Robert Peel 4th Bt. (1867-1925).
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