MOVEMENT : Gilded verge fusee movement, with engraved and pierced balance cock. It is fully signed (Dan.l Catlin, Lynn) and numbered (981). Good original condition and running well.
DIAL : Later white enamel dial, 37 mm. in diameter, in perfect condition.
INNER CASE : Silver, 42 mm in diameter. Hallmarked for London, 1784, maker’s mark RP. Excellent condition, though the pendant has been reattached to the case. The hinge is fine and the case snaps shut nicely. Good high dome bull’s eye crystal in perfect condition.
OUTER CASE : Silver, 50.5 mm in diameter. Matching hallmarks to the inner. Again in fine condition. The catch is fine and the case closes nicely, though the button has worn down.
Loomes lists Daniel Catlin (II) in King’s Lynn from 1762 to 1812.