Item Number: 3153170
- Fascinating Optical Timepiece - Measures 2 x 3.25" - Turned sideways can be used as a magnifier
Wonderfully Eye-Catching Victorian Time Piece Replica
The replica of a Victorian-era timepiece can be turned sideways to also be used as a magnifier. Measures 2"x 3.25". Price is for a single timepiece (3 shown in the above image to show all sides).
The hero of this story is an anonymous watchmaker in Regency London. Trying to combine a travel clock that needs to be small while easy to read… The époque was candle light … little would he know that his spherical desk watch would be a highly collectable treasure. In times of need the lenses doubled to read maps and light the safari-cooking fire...