The Motor

World's Wonder Watch

Catalogue no: 1298
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 1 Illustrations: 3 Language(s): English Publication date: 30th Nov. 1921
Editor: Publisher: The Motor
Dimensions: 195mm x 185mm Condition: Very fragile and yellowing
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Notes:
A brief article on a highly complex pocket watch manufactured by S. Smith & Sons, Ltd. and which "is to be sold to an American scientist for a thousand guineas". The watch has complex astronomical and calendar mechanisms. Photographs as follows: 1. The back of the watch showing sidereal time and constellation chart 2. The underdial mechanism on one side of the watch 3. The front of the watch with mean time, moon phase, chronograph and perpetual calendar
Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 4
Search terms: Antique Watches
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