The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Repeater watch
  • Repeater watch
  • François Deroches
  • J.-A. Lépine (1720 - 1814), Movement Maker
  • Germany and Geneva, Switzerland and Paris, France
  • late 16th century (German case)
    early 18th century (face)
    mid 18th century (Swiss movement)
  • Brass and silver, chased
  • Diameter: 6.18 cm
    Length: 8.85 cm, with handle
  • Signature: 'François Deroches'
    Signature: 'Lépine, hger ['ger' in superscript with two dots below] du Roy A PARIS'
    Inscription: 'Baton Xits 3/76'
    Inscription: 'Luny'
  • W76
  • Smoking Room
History
  • perhaps comte de Nieuwerkerke, 1868; Sir Richard Wallace, 1871