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Watch Paper - William Keith, Inverness, 1839 Object Reg. No: HT 20570

Summary:
Watch paper produced by William Keith, watchmaker in Inverness in 1839.
Description:
Circular paper disc. Front, printed wreath illustrations and text in black ink.
Smaller blue paper support adhered to reverse. Reverse, handwritten text in pink pencil.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 49 mm (Height), 49 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: watch accessories, watch papers, watches, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: accessories
Inscriptions: Front, "Will / & / Keith / WATCH / and Clock Maker / Inverness".
Reverse, handwritten, "1839".
Maker: William Keith, Inverness, Scotland, Great Britain, 1839

B. Loomes, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, notes William Keith operating in Inverness, 1837-1860.

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Paul Black Posted on 22 May 2010 6:28 AM
William Keith watchmaker 2 castle street
Inverness 1841 age was 62 his also William
age 29 watchmaker I own a longcase that I would say was Circa 1810 can send photo if required

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