Pocket Watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1850-1900

GUSN

GUSN-102783

Description

Gold pocket watch that opens on both sides. Watch has Roman numerals and watch face is under glass. Both sides of outer watch case have light patterns and a flay circle in the center. Inside of watch case across from watch face has two circles of rope-like engraving.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket watches
watches
glass (material)
Watch, Pocket

Inscription

Dust cover: "PATENT" "18K/43537" (on both sides)\n Mechanism: SANDOZ / VUILLE" (Engraved and stamped)

Additional Identification Number

2235

Maker

Vuille, Sandoz (Watchmaker)

Location of Origin

Switzerland

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

3 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in x 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Henry Barton Jacobs

Accession Number

1918.888