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Pocket watch and chain

Object Number: 
1942.602
Date: 
1810-1865
Medium: 
Gold, glass
Dimensions: 
Part (watch): 2 1/8 x 2 3/4 x 3/8 in. (5.4 x 7 x 1 cm) Part (chain): 68 x 1/8 x 1/8 in. (172.7 x 0.3 x 0.3 cm)
Description: 
Gold pocket watch with long chain; foliate engraved bezel; oval pendant knob and round bow; glass face; gold dial with wreaths on perimeter of upper half of dial; minute aperture below with hand, arabic numerals and minute markings; second aperture at bottom of larger one with second hand; circle with hour showing at top, just below pendant knob; engraving on movement case.
Gallery Label: 
This watch belonged to Isaac John Greenwood I (1795-1865).
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Misses Eliza R. and Mary M. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group