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Watch Paper - Richard Howse, Marlborough, circa 1860 Object Reg. No: HT 20615

Summary:
Watch paper produced by Richard Howse, Watch & Clock Maker, Marlborough, Staffordshire, circa 1860.
Description:
Circular off-white paper disc. Front, printed edging illustrations and text in black ink. Reverse, handwritten text in brown ink.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 53 mm (Height), 53 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, printed, "Gold and Silver / Watches / of every description / HOWSE. / Working / GOLDSMITH & JEWELLER / High Street / MARLBOROUGH / Silver Spoons & other / ARTICLES OF PLATE / Gold Chains, Seals, Keys / & OTHER TRINKETS. / Large Assortment of / Clocks / always in Stock / Old Gold & Silver bought".
Reverse, handwritten, "[Illegible.] At[Illegible.]ph[Illegible.]rs / 11/4 / e[Illegible.]".
Maker: Richard Howse, Marlborough, Staffordshire, England, Great Britain, circa 1860

B. Loomes, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, notes Richard Howse was operating in Marlborough, 1842-1875.

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