Pocket Watch

Collection Type

  • Clocks and timekeeping

Date

1850-1899

GUSN

GUSN-3149

Description

Silverplate pocketwatch, round with a ring at the top. White face with large black Roman numerals, blue hands, a seconds dial above 6 o'clock, and gold works with a makers mark. It has a glass front and a wind-up on the back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pocket watches
watches
glass (material)
gold (metal)
silver (metal)
plate (material)
Silver
Gold Plate
Glass
WATCH, POCKET

Inscription

Impressed into the inside backing of the watch reads: A.W. Co./Broadway/Waltham, Mass./1115168

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Watch Case Accession Number 1991.1219

Maker

A.W. Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Waltham, MA, USA

Object Type

Timekeeping T&E

Dimensions

2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1220

Places

Massachusetts (United States)