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Pocket Watch

1926.128 (RS6973)

Description

Gold pocket watch with glass over watch face. Watch face has Roman numerals with an engraving behind watch hands of a house, water, and a boat. Back of watch is engraved with a design and a picture of a church alongside water and a tree in the forefront. Inside back of watch has an engraving of a horse.

Details

Maker
Berthoud and Adams (Watchmaker)
Date
1860-1870
Inscriptions
"BERTHOUD & ADAMS/PARIS/HORIZONTAL/4 HOLES JEWELED/No 5861" (engraving)
Location of origin
Paris, France (origin)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
pocket watches
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
2 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.128
GUSN
102819

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