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Pocket Watch Movement - Leplastrier & Son, London, circa 1830 Object Reg. No: ST 023625

Gents pocket watch movement, Leplastrier & Son, London, no 3172, circa 1830.
Dial is missing; black metal hands.

Key wound spring; cylinder escapement.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Joseph Lowy, 1953
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.3 cm (Width), 3.8 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, watchworks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Joseph Lowy, Watchmaker (1889-1979), Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Back plate is marked 'Leplastrier & Son, London, no 3172'.
Maker: Leplastrier & Son, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, circa 1830

B. Loomes, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.143 gives dates of 1828-1832.

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