Silver, glass, enamel, brass; paper
Overall (a): 2 3/4 in. × 3/4 in. × 1 1/2 in. (7 × 1.9 × 3.8 cm)
Overall (b): 3/4 in. × 2 in. (1.9 × 5.1 cm)
watch paper: in center: "Andw. Smith/ Watch/ and Clock Maker/ TRANENT"; in surrounding bands: calendar with months, days; ""Still Faster/ Still Slower/ Still Faster/ Still Slower"; "To make a watch go faster Turn y regulator One way you let forwards Hands
Silver pocket watch in silver case with three watch papers: watch has movement hinged into a fitted silver casing with glass face; white enamel dial with black roman and arabic numerals for hours and minute markings; hour hand; long cylindrical pendant knob with stirrup bow; filigree balance cock and foot; numbered aperture on movement; hole for winding in back. Silver casing molded to hold watch; holds three watch papers in the base.
Gift of George R. Simpson, 1916
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