An English ‘strutt’ timepiece, Thomas Cole circa 1870
8-day movement, gilt and silvered brass case
oval finely foliate engraved silvered dial with Roman numerals and thin blued steel hands, 8-day spring driven movement with lever escapement signed Tho. Cole, oval similarly engraved case surmounted by a suspension hoop and flat feet below, folding strutt foot at the back.
(Height) 16.5 cm (Width) 10.5 cm (Depth) 5.5 cm
(Height) 6.5 in (Width) 4.1 in (Depth) 6.1 in