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Pocket Watch and Key

1944.762ab (RS7971)

Description

gold pocket watch with key. intricate engraved sea and landscape scene on face. On back of case, engraved picture of an eagle and a shield, in front of a seascape background. Both front and back open.

Details

Maker
M.J. Tobias & Co. (Watchmaker)
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
"Cylinder/ESCAPEMENT FOUR HOLES/JEWELLED/Hands/M.J. Tobias/Liverpool" along with decorative engravings surrounding (engraving)
Location of origin
Liverpool, England
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
2 3/4 in (A); 1 1/2 in (B) x 1 7/8 in (A); 7/16 in (B) x 7/16 in (A); 1/8 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1944.762ab
GUSN
102770

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