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Wrist Watch - Cyma, Raised Figures, Switzerland, circa 1950s-1960s Reg. No: SH 931132
- Wrist watch with raised figures, manufactured by Cyma, Switzerland, circa 1950s-1960s. It was presented to an unknown associate of the Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind by 'A.R.C.S.'
- Metal wrist watch on a black plastic strap. The watch, made of polished Britannia metal, has a cover which is engraved. The white face of the watch has raised figures to show the position of the hour and the clock hands are gold-painted. There is a metal buckle to fasten the strap.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Royal Victorian Institute for the Blind (RVIB), 1993
|Dimensions:||4.00 cm (Height), 4.00 cm (Width), 23.00 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||watches, visual impairment, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Science & Measurement Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Health Organisations|
|Tertiary Classification:||special needs equipment|
|Inscriptions:||Face of watch: Cyma/Cymaflex/Swiss Made. Engraved on the cover: A Gift/From/A.R.C.S.|
|Manufacturer:||Cyma, Switzerland, circa 1950s-1960s|
|Place Used:||Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, circa 1950s-1980s|