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Pocket watch

1998.436 (RS22952)

Description

Pocket watch, silver case. Arabic numerals indicate hours. Gold hands w/ diamond design as pointers. Large ring at top.

Details

Maker
Chapman (Maker)
Date
1830-1850
Inscriptions
Label inside back of case: ""Benjn Swan/ Watchmaker/ & Jeweller/ Augusta/ Maine"" Engraved on back of watch parts: ""--Chapman/ London/ No 6739""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
silver (metal)
Object type
Timekeeping T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
pocket watches
Silver
silver (metal)
Watch, Pocket
watches
People and organizations
Benjamin Swan
Dimensions
2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.436
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18400

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