Pocket watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-18400

Description

Pocket watch, silver case. Arabic numerals indicate hours. Gold hands w/ diamond design as pointers. Large ring at top.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket watches
watches
glass (material)
silver (metal)
Silver
Glass
Watch, Pocket

Inscription

Label inside back of case: ""Benjn Swan/ Watchmaker/ & Jeweller/ Augusta/ Maine"" Engraved on back of watch parts: ""--Chapman/ London/ No 6739""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Benjamin Swan

Maker

Chapman (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

2.25 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.436

Places

Maine (United States)