Traveling clock-watch with alarm

Maker: Watchmaker: Thomas Tompion (1638–1713)
Maker: Case maker: Nathanial Delander (recorded 1668 or 1669, died ca. 1691 or before 1705)
Date: ca. 1680
Culture: British, London
Medium: Case: pierced and engraved silver; Movement: gilded brass, silver, and steel, partly blued
Dimensions: Diameter: 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.1512

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