Parkinson & Frodsham. A good 18 carat gold pivoted detent chronometer hunter pocketwatch
Signed Parkinson & Frodsham, Change Alley, London, No. 30343, 1840s
The frosted gilt three-quarter plate chain fusee movement with bimetallic balance, jewelled to the third with screwed chatons, free sprung blued steel helical spiral with ruby endstone, steel Earnshaw 'scape wheel with pivotted detent and jewelled locking stone, the engine-turned silvered dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds and blued steel Halberd hands with applied gilt floral decoration to the rim and centrefield, in engine-turned hunter case with hinged cuvette, with brass bound ebony two-tier signed and numbered observation box with spare dial and hands, case, dial and movement signed and numbered
51 mm. diam.