Shoulder bag with a pocket watch and key

Object Number: 
INV.145a-c
Date: 
1875-1925
Medium: 
Leather, brass, metal, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall (bag): 6 x 7 1/4 x 2 in. (15.2 x 18.4 x 5.1 cm) Part (watch): 3 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 3/4 in. (8.6 x 7.3 x 1.9 cm) Par
Marks: 
painted: on watch face: "8. Days"
Description: 
Rectangular leather shoulder bag with a compartment in the center and a circular hole to hold and show a pocket watch, flap closure held shut with a leather and metal buckle on the left of the hole, to the right is a pocket to hold the watch key with a flap and brass button closure, leather shoulder strap with brass buckle. Silver colored metal pocket watch with a painted ceramic face and metal hour, minute and second hands, covered with glass; back opens revealing inner workings. Brass and metal key.
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Creative: Tronvig Group