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Pocket Watch Movement - William Trail, London, circa 1810 Object Reg. No: ST 011871

Gents pocket watch movement, William Trail, London, no 413, circa 1810.
White dial has roman numerals and seconds dial at 6. Removable back cover cut away to show bridge decorated with a face.

Key wound spring. Fusee and chain.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Victoria & Albert Museum, 1919
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.7 cm (Width), 4.5 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, watchworks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Back plate is marked 'Willm Trail Edg Road Paddington' and 'No 413'.
Maker: Mr William Trail, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, circa 1810

G.H. Baillie, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.316 gives dates of 1802-1824.

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