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Pocket Watch Movement - John Ebbs, Dublin, circa 1770 Object Reg. No: ST 011867

Summary:
Gents pocket watch movement, John Ebbs, Dublin, no 19, circa 1770.
Description:
White dial has roman numerals. Fusee and chain; winding dial.

Key wound spring; cylinder escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Victoria & Albert Museum, 1919
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.7 cm (Width), 4.1 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, watchworks, r a
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: ireland
Inscriptions: Backplate is marked 'Jno Ebbs, Dublin, 19'.
Maker: John Ebbs, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland, circa 1770

G.H. Baillie, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.97 gives dates of 1766-1774.

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