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

Watch paper produced by Joseph Banister watchmaker in Colchester, circa 1814.
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, horology
Themes this item is part of: 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


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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