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Pocket Watch and Watch Chain

2007.15.191ab (RS9315)

Description

Gold pocket watch with gold face. Face has gold Roman numerals and a picture engraved in the background of buildings alongside water and a tree. A long gold chain with a key is attached, and another key is also with the set.

Details

Maker
Sanborn, Amos (Watchmaker)
Date
1849-1866
Inscriptions
Inside case: "1189/Mr. and Miss Prescott/to A.M.H."
Dust cover: "No 13187/Amos Sanborn/Lowell/MASS" (Engraved)
Location of origin
Lowell, Mass (origin)
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
glass (material)
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
2 9/16 in x 1 13/16 in x 3/8 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.191ab
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
102826
Related Items
Notes found with 1924.608

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