Pocket Watch and Key

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

ca. 1827

GUSN

GUSN-102786

Description

Gold pocket watch with key and with elaborate engravings around edges and pastel-colored flowers encircling watch face. Roman numerals and small second hand watch face.

Details

Descriptive Terms

watches
WATCH, POCKET

Inscription

back of watch: "18K/22979" inside of watch behind face: ""Duchene Brothers & Co/Geneva/N22979" (engraving)

Additional Identification Number

2238

Maker

Duchene Brothers & Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Geneva, Switzerland (origin)

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

2 1/2 in (A); 1 3/8 in (B) x 1 13/16 in (A); 1/2 in (B) x 3/8 in (A); 1/8 in (B) (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1923.410ab