Lady's Pocket Watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1885-1921

GUSN

GUSN-102777

Description

Small gold watch with attached gold expandable (zig zag) chain. White face; intricate gold watch hands; black numbers; gold stars, and points. The watch is engraved with initials on the back and is then closed by a gold cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket watches
wrist watches
metal
glass (material)
ceramic (material)
Watch, Pocket

Inscription

Face: "WALTHAM" back of watch: "RMF" inside of watch: "14 K 585 1000 FINE/257179/F" Behind dust cover: "DUBOIS W. C. CO. / 14 K / 0.585 FINE / GUARANTEED / 287197" Mechanism: "A.W.W.CO. / WALTHAM / MASS. / Riverside / ADJUSTED / 14011850" (Engraved and stamped)
"Waltham Watch Belonged to Rose M. Field" (label)

Associated Person

Field, Rose M.

Additional Identification Number

2229

Maker

American Waltham Watch Co. (Watchmaker)

Location of Origin

Massachusettsmetal

Dimensions

1 1/8 x 3/8 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Alma Duckworth

Accession Number

2004.1.10

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Waltham (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)