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Pocket Watch Movement - Lewis Woolf, Liverpool, circa 1850 Object Reg. No: ST 023543

Gents pocket watch movement, Lewis Woolf, Liverpool, no 64160, circa 1850.
Gold coloured metal dial with foliage design, gold roman numerals and black metal hands. Ornate back mounts.

Key wound spring; lever escapement. Fusee and chain. Scale fast to slow.

Movement is in pieces.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs S. Barnett, 1946
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 3.9 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 'Lewis Woolf, 35 South Castle St. Liverpool, n64160'.
Maker: Mr Lewis Woolf, Liverpool, England, Great Britain, 1834-1851

B. Loomes, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.259 gives dates of 1834-1851.

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