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Pocket Watch, by John Forrest, London, c. 1900

Inventory Number: 76408
Object Type:
Persons: John Forrest
Date Created: c. 1900
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2003-1
Brief Description: Pocket watch, with white dial and Roman numerals. Separate smaller hand and dial for seconds. Key on chain (not attached to watch)
Primary Inscriptions: "ROTHERHAM'S LONDON", on both sides of key arranged in a semi-circle around a motif of four clubs. See also documents "JOHN FORREST LONDON CHRONOMETER MAKER TO THE ADMIRALTY", on dial, with fir tree motif.
Provenance: Bequeathed by Mr G. Hughes.
Collection Group:
Material(s): silver