Pocket Watch, Chain and Fob
Gold pocket watch in hunter style case with open face. Gold watch chain consisting of rectangular links with blue enamel decoration, gun-shaped gold fob combination mechanical pencil attached with blue and red floral enamel decoration on handle
Mansir, Robert (Maker)
Watch stem: "JP" stamped with crown and a crown and "18" for 18 karat gold.
Watch case interior: "R*M / P / leopard's head 18 karat mark and "r" date letter for the year 1832/33"
Fob: "Mordan" "JU Y 6 1840" (Stamped and engraved)
- Location of origin
- London, England
- Object type
- Timekeeping T&E
- Descriptive terms
- Watch: 2 3/8 in x Watch 1 3/4 in x Watch: 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Exhibition Notes
- "Hidden Treasures from Elegant Eras," Historic Jewelry from the Collections of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities presented by Shreve, Crump & Low, September 15 - November 30, 1995. "Jewelry at Historic New England," Online exhibit presented by Historic New England launched September 30, 2007 at www.historicnewengland.org/jewelryhistory/.