|Object Name||Watch, Pocket|
Pocket watch, open face; engine-turned, silver case; high glass; no hall mark or date, only the number "6 2". Ivory tint enamel dial; Roman numerals, all three hands are missing.
Movement; English verge; fusee; gilt; steel balance, broad flat ring; arbor capped with ruby; solid, tapering, carved cock; plain plate; top piece is inscribed "Ro. Roskell Liverpool", underside of the faceplate has "No. 21147"; winds left through the back.
|Place of Origin||CON|
|Notes||James Arthur Collection notes say, "The case is probably later than the movement." "Apparently complete, but Mr. Arthur's label says, 'New mainspring wanted'." "Britten lists Robert Roskell 1805-1830."|