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Pocket Watch - William Cawthorne, Grantham, circa 1850 Object Reg. No: ST 017673

Gents pocket watch, silver pair case, William Cawthorne, Grantham, circa 1850. Numerals replaced by letters in the name of 'JOHN CHAMBERS'.
Silver pair case. White enamel dial, numerals replaced by letters in the name 'JOHN CHAMBERS'.

Key wound spring; verge escapement. Fusee and chain. Scale fast to slow.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr John Askew, 1928
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 2.8 cm (Width), 5.8 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, key watches, pocket watches, horology
Themes this item is part of: John Askew, Clock & Watch Collector (1890-1945), Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: england
Inscriptions: Works are marked 'Wm Cawthorne, Grantham, 142'.
Maker: William Cawthorne, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England, Great Britain, circa 1850

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