Watches and Wristwatches / Thomas Tompion & Edward Banger, London. An early 18th century gilt metal open face pocket watch Ref 3210, Circa 1700
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Edward Banger (c.1668-1720) was apprenticed to Thomas Tompion in 1687 and became free of the Clockmakers Company in 1695. Tompion and Banger worked together from around 1701 until 1708 when the partnership was abruptly (and somewhat mysteriously) terminated.
Please note that the movement number should read 3201 and the date should read Circa 1710.