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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
Elgin Natl. Watch Co. 4 Wadsworth
Descriptions
glass 581 gold 240 enamel 42
Names
pocket watch 37
Subjects
monogram
Date:
ca. 1911
Dimensions:
H: 2.625 in, width: 1.875 in, depth: .375 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles E. and Margaret C. Humberger
Inscription:
on face: Stark/DENVER [on gear covers:] 16769624/ ELGIN NAT'L WATCH CO./U.S.A./15/JEWELS [inside back:] WADSWORTH/ WARRANTED/ 20 YEARS/ 1936317/ (indecipherable around edges)[back cover:] CM
Remarks:
15 jewel gold pocket watch without face cover. Yellow looking face with black numbers and minute marks. Inset face for seconds. Back is hinged and opens to reveal gears of watch. Face has hairline cracks. Ornate initials on back"CM" Stem top is ribbed dome, ring is oval.
Serial Number:
1936317
Accession Number:
1.69.5673

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