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Pocket watch with fob, key, brooch and stamp

Object Number: 
INV.12414a-e
Date: 
1808-1825
Medium: 
Gold, glass; metals, stone
Dimensions: 
Overall (a): 2 11/16 in. × 1/4 in. × 1 13/16 in. (6.8 × 0.6 × 4.6 cm) Overall (b): 17 × 1/8 in. (43.2 × 0.3 cm)
Marks: 
goldsmith's marks: on movement casing: "M.Y. Tobias & Co/ LONDON/ Hands/ DETACHED LEVER/ 13 JEWELS/ N 12971" goldsmith's marks: on inside of back of case: " J.C.C./ A GENEVA/ G/ 16/ 12971"
Description: 
Gold pocket watch with fob, brooch, key and stamp; pocket watch has glass face with foliate engraving on bezel; gold dial with black enamel roman numeral hours and minute markings; purple hour and minute hands; second aperture above VI with second hand; foliate engraving in inner circle on dial; engraved oval pendant knob and round bow; engraving on back of case; long linked chain attached to bow with thistle decorations. Gold and silver brooch with gold winding around silver branch. Gold key with colored inlay decorations; hexagonal loop at top of key. White stone stamp attached to end of chain with a fish-head decoration; male head with long hair is carved into stamp.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group