Pocket Watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1885-1929

GUSN

GUSN-102913

Description

Silver pocket watch with white face and only 10 numbered hour markings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

On watch face: "A.R. / CO. / MADE IN U.S.A PATENT APPLIED FOR."
On backing interior: "PATS.APL'D FOR/ SLOW FAST" (printed and engraved)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

2366

Maker

American Repeating Watch Company (Watchmaker)

Location of Origin

American [manufactured]

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

1 11/16 in x 7/16 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.380