Collective Sale - Day One - Wednesday 19th January 2022
This sale was held on Wednesday 19th January 2022 at 10:00am
An early 18thC and later gold pair cased pocket watch, the movement engraved George Graham, and numbered
575, with hour and quarter strike repeater, diamond and stone cylinder escapement, later hands and engraved dial bearing Roman numerals, case with foliate piercing and engraved with a mask and floral motif, the silver gilt outer case engraved with a coat of arms, London 1795, 5cm diameter, 131.4g all in.
Provenance: The arms engraved to the outer case are believed to be the family of Coope and by family repute given to an ancestor of Coope by a King of France for defending a gateway at Ypres (unconfirmed).