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Pocket Watch

2006.44.90 (RS9204)

Description

Gold-filled hunter case lady's pocket watch, Maker: Crown. On watch front and back engraved house perspective image with vegetable motif. Across from watch face is a cut out picture of a young man wearing a suit.

Details

Maker
The Crown Watch Company (Watchmaker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
On watch face: "CROWN"
On interior covering mechanical watch parts: "GAURANTEED/PHILADELPHIA/WATCHCASE CO./TWENTY YEARS/8107070"
On exterior of part covering mechanical parts: "CROWN WATCH/COMPANY"
On interior of back covering: "8107070" (Engraved)
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA (origin)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
pocket watches
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
1 1/4 in x 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.90
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101682

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