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Pocket watch with fob and original box

2006.44.36a-c (RS201047)

Description

Eighteen karat gold and black enamel lady's pocket watch set with stones and matching bow-shaped fob with pin fasterner. Original monogrammed case.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Box lid: "A.P.W."
Box inside:"B.HAAS-(illegible) &C-(illegible)/ BREVETE S.G.D.G./ QUAI DU MONT BLANC 5./ GENEVE/ MAISON A PARIS/ 104. Boulevard de Sebastopol 104/ BESANCON/ GRANDE RUE"
On clock exterior:"A.P.W."
On interior of clock backing:"MON B. HAAS JEUNE/ GENEVER_PARIS"
On opposite interior of watch backing: "18K/ 20802" (stamped, embossed, engraved, monogram)
Location of origin
Geneve, Paris (retailer and/or manufacturer)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
eighteen-carat gold
enamel (fused coating)
paste (glass)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
eighteen-carat gold
enamel (fused coating)
paste (glass)
pocket watches
Watch
Watch, Pocket
watches
People and organizations
B. Haas Jeune
Phillips, Anna Pingree Wheatland, 1870-1938
Dimensions
1 5/16 x 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.36a-c
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101656

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