Pocket Watch - England, 19th Century Object Reg. No: ST 039773

Summary:
Gents pocket watch, silver case. Back plate of watch indicates by J. Dent, London, but may in fact be a French
movement. Made for the Turkish market. Silver case probably older than the watch movement.
Description:
White enamel dial with Turkish numerals.
Acquisition Information:
Unknown from Unknown
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 2 cm (Width), 4.6 cm (Diameter)

More information

Tagged with: pocket watches, watches, 40732, old watchs, 185625, p-k5a-1, hamlet, 300845, 20330 pocket watch, tho russel son 20330london liverpool, thos russell son 208252swiss made liverpool
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Back plate marked 'J. Dent, London'; but may be a French movement.
Place & Date Made: England, Great Britain, 1800-1899

Comments

arman Posted on 06 Dec 2010 4:12 AM
Dear Sir,
I have this watch and I would like to repair it. Do you know for any place in Europe where i can do it?
thank you
Discovery Centre Posted on 22 Dec 2010 12:54 PM
Museum Victoria Comment
Hi Arman, you should look at the website of the Antiquarian Horological Society in the UK. You may find links on this site to help you or you could contact them if you have no luck so that they can recommend someone.

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