Watch

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Description
Susan Henrietta Williamson of Elizabethtown, N.J., once owned this watch. An unknown English watchmaker made it about 1808. Williamson (1777- 1866) was the third wife of Thomas Salter (1764-1853).
Reference:
Bergen, Tunis Garret. Genealogies of the State of New York: A Record of Achievements…, Vol. 2, p. 918.
Object Name
Gold Watch And Key
Date made
1808
Measurements
watch: 5.4102 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.6002 cm; 2 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 5/8 in
ID Number
ME.11978
accession number
191051998
catalog number
11978
Credit Line
Miss Louise S. Codwise
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