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Pocket Watch

2007.15.194 (RS9318)

Description

Brass pocket watch. Case has en engraving of a man holding a hat encircled by leaves and a wreath-like design. White watch face with Roman numerals is removable and has a second hand.

Details

Maker
M.J. Tobias & Co. (Watchmaker)
Date
1850-1880
Inscriptions
Case: "24771"
Dust cover: "PATENTLEVER / FULL JEWELLED / M.J. Tobias / LIVERPOOL" (Stamped and engraved)
Location of origin
Liverpool, England
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
pocket watches
WATCH, POCKET
watches
Dimensions
2 7/8 in x 2 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2007.15.194
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
102829

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