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Pocket Watch

2006.44.284 (RS8991)

Description

White face pocket watch with railroad front piece and cherub with leafy decorations on back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1880
Inscriptions
On top of watch turn piece: "PAT / JAN / 27 80"
On watch face: "RAILROAD / TIME." (stamped and printed)
Location of origin
American [use]
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 3/4 in x 9/16 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.284
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
102099

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