Cretets Wristwatch

Description
This mechanical wristwatch has a nickel Swiss-made movement housed in a case marked: “Illinois Watch Case Co., Elgin, Warranted 25 years, 3897189." Stem wind and set at 12.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1915
maker, case
Illinois Watch Co.
place made
Schweiz
Physical Description
leather (watch wrist strap material)
metal (watch wrist strap material)
metal, gold (watch case material)
metal, nickel (watch movement material)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/4 in x 7/8 in x 2 in; 6.985 cm x 2.2225 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
ME.317223
catalog number
317223
accession number
230383
Credit Line
W. Carl Wyatt Estate
subject
Timekeeping
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Measuring & Mapping
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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