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

Summary:
Gents pocket watch movement, William Trail, London, no 413, circa 1810.
Description:
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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