Pocket Watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1840-1841

GUSN

GUSN-102790

Description

silver pocket watch with silver key. White watch face with Roman numerals under glass. Opens in back to original label of owner "Horace Johnson Manchester NH" entire watch comes out when opened.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket watches
watches
glass (material)
silver (metal)
WATCH, POCKET

Inscription

Paper label: "Horace/Johnson/Manchester/N.H." Case: l"ion passant / leopard head / date letter F for year 1841-1842 / GH" Mechanism: "IMPROVd" (ink, hallmark, engraved)

Associated Person

Johnson, Horace

Additional Identification Number

2242

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/8 in (A); 1 1/4 in (B); 1 7/16 in (C) x 1 7/8 in (A); 1/2 in (B); 1/4 in (C) x 5/8 in (A); 1/8 in (B); 1/4 in (C) (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George H. Wilson

Accession Number

1963.283a-c