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Pocket Watch Movement - Ellicott & Taylor, London, circa 1820 Object Reg. No: ST 020152

Summary:
Gents pocket watch movement, Ellicott & Taylor, London, no 6553, circa 1820.
Description:
White enamel dial has black roman numerals and seconds dial at 6. Back plate has ornate foliage design.

Key wound spring; cylinder escapement. Fusee and chain. Scale fast to slow.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from J. Ingram, Mr William Ingram, 1937
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.7 cm (Width), 4.8 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, watchworks
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Back plate marked 'Ellicott & Taylor, London, 6553'.
Maker: Ellicot & Taylor, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, circa 1820

G.H. Baillie, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.99 gives dates of 1811-1830 for firm trading as Ellicott & Taylor.

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