Pocket watch in silver inner case

Made:
1765-1780 in Liverpool
maker:
T. Harrison

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Watch in silver inner case and pinchbeck outer case, Debaufre type escapement, by Thos. Harrison, Liverpool 109, England, 1765-1780 (see note).

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1916-198
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (alloy), enamel, glass, silver (metal) and zinc (metal)
type:
verge escapement
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Mr. Evan Roberts