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Pocket Watch - England, circa 1780 Object Reg. No: ST 017954

Gents pocket watch, gold plated pair case, England, circa 1780.
Gold plated pair case. White enamel dial has black arabic numerals. Hands are missing. Back plated is decorated with ornate foliage design.

Key wound spring; verge escapement. Fusee and chain. Winding dial.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from J. Green, 1929
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 2.7 cm (Width), 5 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Place & Date Made: England, Great Britain, circa 1780

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