18-carat gold openface lever pocket watch signed 'VULLIAMY, mxuz LONDON'

Made:
1847 in London
maker:
Benjamin Lewis Vulliamy

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18-carat gold openface lever pocket watch signed 'VULLIAMY, mxuz LONDON', with chain and key, hallmarked for London, 1847, with normal minute hand for showing mean time and additional minute hand for local time, and with table inside back of case showing differences from Greenwich time for various cities

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Details

Category:
Time Measurement
Object Number:
1996-158
Materials:
enamel, gold (metal), steel (metal)
type:
pocket watch
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • measuring device - instrument
  • timepiece
  • watch
credit:
Christie, Manson and Woods Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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