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Pocket Watch and Key

1924.102ab (RS6900)

Description

silver pocket watch with gold key attached. Large white clock face under glass with Roman numerals, smaller second hand clock. Opens on both sides with engraving on the back side of a shield-like design

Details

Maker
M.I. Tobias & Co. (Watchmaker)
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
"Cylinder/ESCAPEMENT FOUR/HOLES JEWELLED/Hands/M.I. Tobias/Liverpool (engraving)
Location of origin
Liverpool, England (origin)
Material
glass (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
silver (metal)
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
2 7/8 in (A); 1 1/2 in (B) x 1 7/8 in (A); 7/16 in (B) x 1/2 in (A); 1/8 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1924.102ab
GUSN
102797

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