Pocket Watch - Switzerland Object Reg. No: ST 024997

Gents pocket watch, nickel silver case, open face, Switzerland.
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


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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