Stock No. : 0617

John Lloyd
London, c1780
Gilt pair cases
Verge movement


MOVEMENT : Fully signed and numbered (1740). Gilded verge movement with engraved and pierced balance cock. In excellent, clean, original condition and running well.

DIAL : 39.25 mm. White enamel. In good condition, with just a few surface scratches and a flake on the edge at 11. Excellent original gold, 18th century, beetle and poker hands.

INNER CASE : 44 mm. Gilt brass. Good condition but with some wear to the gilding, mainly on the bow and pendant. High dome bull’s eye crystal also in fine condition. The hinge is good though the case does not snap shut.

OUTER CASE : 51.25 mm. Gilt brass, again in good condition. The hinge and catch are fine though the catch button has worn down a little.

John Lloyd is listed in Aldgate, London between 1774 and 1795.