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Watch Paper - Joseph Banister, Colchester, circa 1814 Object Reg. No: HT 20572

Summary:
Watch paper produced by Joseph Banister watchmaker in Colchester, circa 1814.
Description:
Circular paper disc. Front, printed edging 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
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: accessories
Inscriptions: Front, "BANISTER / late / Hedge & Banister / Watch & Clock Maker / NO.19. / High Street, / COLCHESTER. / Marine & Pocket / Chronometers / Warranted.".
Reverse, handwritten, "1790-1830 / with th[Illegible.] / 1814".
Maker: Joseph Banister, Colchester, Essex, England, Great Britain, circa 1814

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Margaret Dean Posted on 29 Mar 2014 11:22 PM
So interesting to see this entry. I have a Hedge & Banister wall clock and a small mantle clock by Joseph's son John.

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