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Buffalo Bill Museum

Makers
American Watch Co, Waltham
Descriptions
crystal 6 gold 240
Names
watch 6
Subjects
Leaf 76 numerals 14 fleur-de-lis 2
Date:
ca. 1890
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1.625 in, H: 2.375 in, depth: .5 in
Inscription:
upper face: AMERICAN WATCH Co., [lower face:] WALTHAM [inside back of case:] PAT'D APR 22/1878./A.W.Co/B/6241/14K [watch works:] Am WATCH Co//PATENT pinion//Royal/WALTHAM, MASS.//1,23456
Remarks:
Pocket watch, gold case, ladies. Front cover has a small circular crystal set into gold frame with engraved leaf motifs at top and bottom of a crosshatched band; white face has black numbers and minute marks, blued metal hands. Inscription on face. Back of case is crosshatched overall with a fleur-de-lis and leaf motif at top, a black shield at center and scrolled leaf motifs at bottom. Inscription on inside back of case. Inscription on watch works.
Accession Number:
1.69.343

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
If you are making a special trip, please double-check before visiting.


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