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Buffalo Bill Museum

Descriptions
engraved 118 silver 707 stamped 13 enamel 42
Names
pocket watch 37
Subjects
floral 651
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 in, depth: .575 in
Inscription:
Stamped on inside of backcover: 8/ &B/159082 [back cover engraved:] Ancre 15 Toyaux/No 159082
Remarks:
Pocket watch, open face. Silver case with overall cross hatch pattern and blank shield surrounded by an oval frame with flower motifs on back cover. White enamel face with black Roman numerals and minute marks. inset second timer at 6 o'clock. Stamped and engraved inscriptions on back cover. Back cover has two holes which reveal winding pegs. Brass and metal key is attached to watch stem. MJA Collection #118A has notation "thought to be one of the first watches owned by Buffalo Bill. From May Cody Deck(er) to Mary Jester Allen."
Accession Number:
1.69.1908

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Our collection of pocket watches
Our collection of pocket watches - Curated by Nancy McClure


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