Gold pocket watch and chain possibly owned by James Symes

Made:
1768
maker:
H.P.C. (maker); Mackay and Chrisholm (maker)

Gold pocket watch and chain, hallmarked 1768, by H.P.C. and by Mackay and Chisholm, 57 Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland. Possibly owned by James Symes, Joseph Lister's father-in-law.

Details

Category:
Wellcome (general)
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A642921/1
Materials:
glass, gold (metal) and steel (metal)
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Lister, Misses