Pocket watch in pinchbeck and tortoiseshell case

Made:
1675-1685

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Pocket watch in pinchbeck tortoiseshell case, locking plate, verge (minute hand missing), by Nath Barrow, London, England, 1675-1685.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1916-259
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), enamel, pinchbeck, steel (metal) and tortoiseshell
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Mr. Evan Roberts