Swiss. A gold openface quarter repeating and alarm verge pocketwatch
Unsigned, no. 27009, 1830s
The frosted gilt chain fusee movement with bridgecock and verge escapement, the repeating mechanism operated by depressing the pendant, the alarm train wound through the dial, the alarm set by a blued steel pointer, the alarm and repeat sounding on a bell in the case, the movement with separate hinged dust cover, the white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, gold spade hands, the engine-turned case with pierced and engraved inner dust cover, with two slides in the band to lock the pendant and to silence the bell, casemaker's mark PPHI, case numbered
57 mm. diam.