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Object Name
Watch
Other Terms
Watch; Mechanical, Spring-Driven; Pocket Watch
date made
ca 1740
place made
France
Physical Description
glass (watch case material)
metal, "brass" (watch movement material)
metal, gold (watch case material)
mineral, brilliant (watch case material)
gilded (watch movement production method/technique)
Measurements
case - from catalog card: 39 mm x 20.3 mm; x 1 17/32 in x 13/16 in
movement - from cataog card: 32.6 mm; x 1 9/32 in
overall - watch: 2 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 5.715 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm
overall - key: 1 1/8 in x 1/4 in x 1/8 in; 2.8575 cm x.635 cm x.3175 cm
ID Number
ME.326855
catalog number
326855
accession number
266073
Credit Line
Rodman A. Heeren
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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