Pocket Watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-101682

Description

Gold-filled hunter case lady's pocket watch, Maker: Crown. On watch front and back engraved house perspective image with vegetable motif. Across from watch face is a cut out picture of a young man wearing a suit.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket watches
watches
glass (material)
WATCH, POCKET

Inscription

On watch face: "CROWN"
On interior covering mechanical watch parts: "GAURANTEED/PHILADELPHIA/WATCHCASE CO./TWENTY YEARS/8107070"
On exterior of part covering mechanical parts: "CROWN WATCH/COMPANY"
On interior of back covering: "8107070" (Engraved)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1133

Maker

The Crown Watch Company (Watchmaker)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, PA (origin)

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

1 1/4 in x 3/8 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.90