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1943.455 (RS7944)

Description

Large, plain face watch in silver case. Back of watch is engraved and glass front opens.

Details

Maker
Taylor, T.L. (Watchmaker)
Date
1839-1840
Inscriptions
back of watch: "DB" inside of watch: "T.L. Taylor/Pontefract/64845" Inside case: Set of British silver hallmarks with a lion passant, leopard head, date letter "D" for the years 1839-1840 and "64845 / FMH" (Engraved and hallmarked)
Location of origin
London, England (origin)
Material
glass (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
pocket watches
silver (metal)
WATCH, POCKET
watches
People and organizations
Bennett, John, 1800-1882
Dimensions
3 1/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 7/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1943.455
GUSN
102778

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