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

Summary:
Gents pocket watch, silver pair case, William Cawthorne, Grantham, circa 1850. Numerals replaced by letters in the name of 'JOHN CHAMBERS'.
Description:
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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