Pocket watch

Object Number: 
Z.1732.3
Date: 
ca. 1874
Medium: 
Gold, glass, enamel
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 3/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 5.4 x 1 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: cypher on back of casing: "MFW" engraved: on movement casing: "Mary Forsyth Wickes/ from her husband/ Sept. 3. 1874" goldsmith's marks: on inside of back of casing: crown over 18 JULES/ JURGENSEN "K" over "18" engraved: on inside of moveme
Description: 
Gold watch with round winding pendant knob and round bow; cypher engraved on reverse of case; glass face; white enamel dial with arabic numeral hours and minute markings; steel moon hour and minute hands; dedication engraved on movement casing.
Gallery Label: 
This watch was given to Mary Forsyth Wickes by her husband in 1874.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Forsyth Wickes, 1964
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group