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Pocket Watch

1932.2234 (RS7304)

Description

silver pocket watch with white watch face with black Roman numerals under glass. Shield like engraving on the back of the case.

Details

Maker
Illinois Watch Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1870-1880
Inscriptions
watch face: "ILLINOIS WATCH CO."
inside back of watch: "FAHYS/H2418"
mechanism: "ILLINOIS WATCH CO. / 388991 / Patent Pinion / SPRINGFIELD, ILL." (ink, engraving)
Location of origin
Springfield, Mass. (origin)
Material
glass (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
pocket watches
silver (metal)
WATCH, POCKET
watches
People and organizations
Morrison, Charles Kimball, Mr., 1816-1885
Dimensions
3 in x 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2234
GUSN
102814

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