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Pocket Watch Movement - Thomas Hamlet, London, circa 1820 Object Reg. No: ST 017700

Gents pocket watch movement, Thomas Hamlet, London, no 3480, circa 1820.
White enamel dial has black roman numerals and seconds dial at 6.

Key wound spring; cylinder escapement. Fusee and chain.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Larard Bros, 1925
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.7 cm (Width), 4.3 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 'Hamlet, Princes Strt Leicester Sqr. 3480'.
Maker: Mr Thomas Hamlet, London, Middlesex, England, Great Britain, circa 1820

G.H. Baillie, Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, p.141 gives dates of 1795-1832.

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