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Watch Face

Object Number: 
2002.1.1253
Date: 
1880-1940
Medium: 
Metal, porcelain, enamel
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
This copper watch face has a white porcelain or enamel front with black Arabic number and a seconds dial. The face is marked "Vigilant".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group