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Pocket Watch - John Mason, London, circa 1802 Object Reg. No: ST 020996

Summary:
Gents pocket watch, gold pair case, John Mason, London, circa 1802.
Description:
Gold pair case. Outer case has ornate foliage and figures design. It contains a piece of paper with the number '1820'. White enamel dial has black roman numerals. Back plate has ornate foliage design

Key wound spring; verge escapement. Fusee and chain. Winding dial.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1939
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 3 cm (Width), 5.4 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, malnnr, maluur, malmmr
Themes this item is part of: Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Back case marked 'Jn. Mason, London'. Works cover has hallmark of leopard's head, crowned, capital g, lion passant = 1802. Maker's mark: 'SI' over 'IL'
Maker: Mr John Mason, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, circa 1802

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