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Pocket Watch - England, circa 1854 Object Reg. No: ST 026061

Summary:
Gents pocket watch, silver case, open face, England, circa 1854.

Has chain and two keys, one in the form of a horse's leg and hoof.
Description:
Silver case, open face. Silvered dial has raised white gold roman numerals, a fine concentric line pattern, floral decoration and jewels in centre and seconds dial at 6.

Key wound spring; lever escapement. Balance and cock above plate.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from F. Martin, 1967
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.7 cm (Width), 4.7 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
Inscriptions: Back plate and case marked '6774'. London hallmark for 1854 (lion, uncrowned leopard and gothic t).
Place & Date Made: England, Great Britain, circa 1854

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