"Mad, bad and dangerous to know", is the quotation inscribed on the inside of this classically inspired pocket watch, spoken of the notorious Victorian celebrity by his married, aristocrat lover, Lady Caroline Lamb. Representative of Byron's life, the front of the case comprises a monk-cowled skull, quill pen, laudanum bottle and from his poem, the word 'ADIEU'!
A heavily modelled, cast pewter pocket watch case of a monk-cowled skull, poison bottle, quill pen, wreath and scroll. The inside is modelled with acanthus leaves and a Byron quotation and closes with a magnetic catch .
The quartz movement watch is a removable and battery operated.