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Verge Watch, by John Knibb, Oxford, c. 1690

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Inventory Number: 40771
Object Type:
Persons: John Knibb
Date Created: c. 1690
Place Created: Oxford England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1966-270.2 (watch catalogue gives 1966-270/76)
Brief Description: Plain silver pair-case; silver dial.
Primary Inscriptions: At the centre of the dial "KNIBB / OXON" flanked by lions rampant. On the backplate "IOHN KNIBB / OXON".
Provenance: Presented by Dr C. F. C. Beeson in 1966.
Collection Group: Beeson Collection

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