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Pocket Watch and Key

1923.410ab (RS6892)

Description

Gold pocket watch with key and with elaborate engravings around edges and pastel-colored flowers encircling watch face. Roman numerals and small second hand watch face.

Details

Maker
Duchene Brothers & Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1827
Inscriptions
back of watch: "18K/22979" inside of watch behind face: ""Duchene Brothers & Co/Geneva/N22979" (engraving)
Location of origin
Geneva, Switzerland (origin)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
2 1/2 in (A); 1 3/8 in (B) x 1 13/16 in (A); 1/2 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 1/8 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.410ab
GUSN
102786

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