Skip to content

Search Collections

Lady's Pocket Watch

2004.1.10 (RS8772)

Description

Small gold watch with attached gold expandable (zig zag) chain. White face; intricate gold watch hands; black numbers; gold stars, and points. The watch is engraved with initials on the back and is then closed by a gold cover.

Details

Maker
American Waltham Watch Co. (Watchmaker)
Date
1885-1921
Inscriptions
Face: "WALTHAM" back of watch: "RMF" inside of watch: "14 K 585 1000 FINE/257179/F" Behind dust cover: "DUBOIS W. C. CO. / 14 K / 0.585 FINE / GUARANTEED / 287197" Mechanism: "A.W.W.CO. / WALTHAM / MASS. / Riverside / ADJUSTED / 14011850" (Engraved and stamped)
"Waltham Watch Belonged to Rose M. Field" (label)
Location of origin
Massachusettsmetal
Material
ceramic (material)
glass (material)
metal
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Waltham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
ceramic (material)
glass (material)
metal
pocket watches
Watch, Pocket
wrist watches
People and organizations
Field, Rose M.
Dimensions
1 1/8 x 3/8 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2004.1.10
Credit Line
Estate of Alma Duckworth
GUSN
102777

Comments