1847 - William Makepeace Thackeray
"As for "tickers", (…) her apartments were alive with their clicking. Tor, happening to mention one night that hers, (…) went ill, on the very next morning there came to her a little bijou marked Leroy (…) and another signed Breguet, which was covered with pearls (...)."
William Makepeace Thackeray
Vanity Fair, 1847-1848
威廉•梅克匹斯•萨克雷（William Makepeace Thackeray）（1811-1863），英国小说家和讽刺作家，以《名利场》（Vanity Fair）(1847-1848年）而名声鹊起，《名利场》一书描述了拿破仑战争期间的英国社会。