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Stop Watch - Switzerland Object Reg. No: ST 019021

Summary:
Stop watch, Switzerland. The seconds hand is stopped by moving a projection on the side of the case, which activates a lever and stops the balance wheel.
Description:
White enamel dial has black roman numerals and an outer ring of arabic numerals. Scale from 0-300 on dial. Seconds hand on middle of dial.

Key wound spring; lever escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr James Searle, 1932
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.9 cm (Width), 5.5 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, stop watches, m94097, london lever
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: switzerland
Inscriptions: Double metal case is numbered '72827'. Back of case is marked 'J. Mc.G. to F.J.B.'.
Place Made: Switzerland

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