Tad Lincoln's Watch

Tad Lincoln's Swiss gold watch from Tiffany and Sons of New York, mid-1860s.
Gift of Lincoln Isham, great-grandson of Abraham Lincoln, 1958
Currently not on view
Object Name
watch, pocket
user; wearer
Lincoln, Thomas
Tiffany and Company
Physical Description
gold; glass (overall material)
overall: 2 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 6.0325 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Government, Politics, and Reform
Clothing & Accessories
Selections from the Abraham Lincoln Collection
See more items in
Political History: Political History, General History Collection
Selections from the Abraham Lincoln Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Related Publication
Rubenstein, Harry R.. Abraham Lincoln: An Extraordinary Life
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