Gents pocket watch movement, William Gregory, London, no 8826, circa 1820.
White enamel dial has black roman numerals and arabic numerals 5, 10, 15,.....60 around edge. Key wound spring; verge escapement. Fusee and chain.
One of several watch movements donated by Ingram Brothers jewelers in 1937. During the 1930s Depression, customers would bring in gold or silver fob watches to sell for the value of the gold or silver. Ingrams (and other jewelers) melted down the cases to sell the metal, but kept the movements of historically interesting watches.
Donation from J. Ingram, 18/02/1937
Back plate has ornate foliage and is marked 'Willm Gregory, London, 8826'.
Type of item
1.5 cm (Width)