Dudley C. Falcke

Old Verge Watch-cocks. Part 2

Catalogue no: 1234
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Dudley C. Falcke
Total pages: 5 Illustrations: 5 Language(s): English Publication date: March, 1911
Editor: Publisher: The Connoisseur
Dimensions: 290mm x 220mm Condition: Good, covers dirty
Related titles: See New Cat. No. 1231 Related library records:
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A continuation of the history and different styles of watch balance cocks, including "particular specimens which may help the collector in his search for the rarer kinds". The author divides his descriptions into the following catagories: 1. Ordinary engraved 2. Ordinary carved 3. Engraved with birds 4. Carved with birds 5. Engraved heads 6. Carved heads 7. Symmetric and geometric patters 8. Eccentric patterns 9. Unusual patterns 10. Chased work 11. Animals (other than birds) 12. Incurved patterns (resembling iron-work 13. Open-work edges 14. Flamboyant 15. Foreign ones
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Old Verge Watch-cocks

Catalogue no: 1231
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Dudley C. Falcke
Total pages: 5 Illustrations: 6 Language(s): English Publication date: Jan. 1910
Editor: Publisher: The Connoisseur
Dimensions: 280mm x 220mm Condition: Good
Related titles: Related library records:
Notes:
An article written by a collector of watch-cocks. Concentrates mainly on 17th - 18th century examples, both English and continental, 123 examples shown (some photographs very small) Some pencil notes and corrections by Ilbert.
Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 4
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