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Clock/Watchmaking Pivoting Tool, by Grimshaw & Baxter?, London?, late 19th/early 20th century

Inventory Number: 15708
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1974-9/2
Brief Description: Turn, or miniature lathe, used for pivot centring and drilling. An identical set appears in the 1894 catalogue of the London manufacturer Grimshaw & Baxter.
Primary Inscriptions: "C.W.Z.".
Provenance: Purchase (Bennett Collection)
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass and steel; case: leather
silk
velvet.
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
83 55 18

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