Pocket Stop Watch in Gold Case by George Graham, 1730-1748

Made:
1730-1748 in London
maker:
George Graham

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Cylinder stop-watch by Geo. Graham, No.6296, with two keys on an ornamental chain.

Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1953-380
Materials:
attachment, chronological, enamel, glass, gold (metal), horizontal, ornament, regulating, springs (elastic objects), steel (metal) and timer
Measurements:
overall (chain, laid flat): 15 mm x 188 mm x 43 mm,
overall (stop-watch): 24 mm x 50 mm x 55 mm, .135 kg
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
  • watch movement
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Victoria and Albert Museum