Hamilton Wristwatch

Description
This mechanical wristwatch dates from about 1911.
Dial details: white enamel dial marked “Hamilton” with sunk seconds at 6. Arabic numerals for hours, minute marks. Luminous hour and minute hands.
Case and band details: wrist band of metal links. Case marked: “Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Pa./ 14K/ 6677585.”
Movement details: nickel movement marked: “1256109 /Lady Hamilton /Lancaster, Pa. Adjusted.” Movement has compensation balance and patent regulator. Stem wind and set at 3.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
watch
wristwatch
date made
ca 1911
maker
Hamilton Watch Co.
Measurements
overall: 3 1/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 7/8 in; 8.255 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.2225 cm
place made
United States
ID Number
ME*317113
catalog number
317113
accession number
230383
subject
Measuring & Mapping
Timekeeping
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
W. Carl Wyatt Estate

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