British Watchmaking in the 17th and 18th Century

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British Watchmaking in the 17th and 18th Century

Post by bbattle » July 28th 2021, 3:04pm


"1600 – 1800: The ‘Golden Age’ of British Watchmaking

The seventeenth and eighteenth centuries are often referred to as the ‘golden age’ of British watchmaking. The 1600s produced a plethora of highly skilled watchmakers, such as Thomas Tompion, George Graham and John Harrison, while the 1700s witnessed the fruits of their labour radicalise timekeeping on a global scale and welcomed another great British horologist to the fold in the form of Thomas Mudge....."

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