condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
discuss document export feedback print share gallery-landscape

watch

Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Other titles
    pair case verge watch
  • Description
    silver pair case verge watch, pierced cock, plain turned pillars, silver index dial, stirrup bow, enamel dial, four watch papers - Sealey, Egremont dated Oct 28th '76 (red), illegible (green), two paper lace with coloured portraits of man & ship.
    Serial No. 8758 repeated on inner case, casemaker W.B. hallmarked 'London 1803. "R.L." engraved on outer case.
  • Place
  • Other Number
    H209, 8758, 1936.309, 22975
  • Accession number
    1936.309
  • Accession date
    1936
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
watch, 1936.309, H209, 22975, 8758, Photographed by Jennifer Carol, 25 Oct 2017, © Auckland Museum CC BY
watch, 1936.309, H209, 22975, 8758, Photographed by Jennifer… … Read more

Artefact

  • Credit
    gift of A Kohn Ltd, 1936, collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 1936.309, H209, 22975, 8758
  • Production
    Younghusband & Cragg (watchmaker/horologer)
    WhitehavenCumbriaEnglandUnited KingdomEurope
    Circa 1803
    George III (1760 - 1820), House of Brunswick, Hanover Line, English reign
  • Signature/marks
    • Ser.No.8758 repeated on inner case.  (serial no)
    • casemaker 'W.B'  (initials)
    • hallmarked London 1803  (hallmark)
    • 'R.L.' engraved on outer case.  (initials)
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole height : 80mm
      (height 80 x width 55 x depth 18 mm)
    • 0 - Whole width : 55mm
    • 0 - Whole depth : 18mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 05 Tools & Equipment for Science & Technology (Category)
    › Timekeeping T&E (Classification)
    › Watch (Primary Term)
  • Record created
    28 April 1997

Object tags

Auckland Museum tags

Visitor tags

Contribute
  • Contribute more detail to this record by adding your own names, classifications or categories via a tag. Tags also make this record more findable on search.

Related items

Results from DigitalNZ

  • Watching
    mychillybin
  • Watch
    Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
  • Watch
    Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
  • Watch
    Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa
  • Watch
    Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

Other items

    The development of the Auckland War Memorial Museum online collection is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.