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Description

Pocket watch form. Circular body w/ entwined border. Interior divided into two parts. One encloses a pink paper flower. Other side holds clock face painted on paper. Both sides covered w/ domed piece of glass. Blue beaded string attached to form watch chain.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
glass (material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Toy
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
Glass
glass (material)
Tin
tin (metal)
WATCH
watches
Dimensions
1.5 x 0.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.443
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25504

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