Top quality gilt Masonic Breguet pocket watch key c1830
This key is of much higher quality than usual and although made in gilt metal looks and feels like gold
The handle is made up of two axes and Masonic imagery
The key has an internal ratchet which allows the watch to wind in one direction only, thus preventing damage to pocket watch keys which have a delicate fusee chain.
The key has a suspension loop.
The key has a gilt covered winding pipe and is a size 3-4
The key measures 53mm long x 18mm wide
The key is in 95% mint condition – a superb key
Victorian (1837 to 1901)