A good county selection of original watchpapers, now rarely available. largest 54 mm diameter.
Issuers include: BUXTON, Lavenham; CANOVA, Haleswoth & Southwold; Wm CATER, Bury St Edmunds; CARTER & Son, Stansfield & Denston; HILDYARD, Woodbridge; Jas PERCY, Stradbrook; Willm RAY, Bury St Edmunds; READ, Beccles; E VINE, Eye; and WOOLORTON & JOLLY, Saxmundham.
For more information on this fascinating subject see my illustrated article on ‘Watchpapers’ in the April 2001 issue of Antique Collecting and my British Museum ‘Dingwall-Beloe’ lecture on the importance of ephemera in general. This was published in three parts in Antiquarian Horology, December 2006, March and June 2007.
All used, all readable.