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Pocket Watch

1918.888 (RS6751)

Description

Gold pocket watch that opens on both sides. Watch has Roman numerals and watch face is under glass. Both sides of outer watch case have light patterns and a flay circle in the center. Inside of watch case across from watch face has two circles of rope-like engraving.

Details

Maker
Vuille, Sandoz (Watchmaker)
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
Dust cover: "PATENT" "18K/43537" (on both sides)
Mechanism: SANDOZ / VUILLE" (Engraved and stamped)
Location of origin
Switzerland
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
pocket watches
Watch, Pocket
watches
Dimensions
3 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.888
Credit Line
Bequest of Henry Barton Jacobs
GUSN
102783

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