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Pocket Watch - Switzerland Object Reg. No: ST 024997

Summary:
Gents pocket watch, nickel silver case, open face, Switzerland.
Description:
Argentan (nickel silver) case, open face. Ivory enamel dial has gold roman numerals on raised blue enamel plaques. Has gold squares to mark hours or 5 minute periods and dial at 6. Clear plastic cover to protect movement.

Stem and button wound spring; lever escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs S. Flett, 1960
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 2 cm (Width), 6.6 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, pocket watches, stem button watches, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: switzerland
Inscriptions: Inside back case is marked 'Argentan', 'Swiss' and '269181'.
Place Made: Switzerland

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Matthew Russell Posted on 22 Jan 2015 8:55 AM
I have this watch is there any more information on the item by any chance
Discovery Centre Posted on 25 Jan 2015 2:31 PM
Museum Victoria Comment
Hi Matthew, all the information that the museum has on this piece has been published online.

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