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Watch, Hamilton Watch Co.

Watch, Hamilton Watch Co.

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Description
This is an example of the Hamilton Watch Company’s watch model “Grade 936,” made about 1900. Designed for a case with an open face, the nickel movement is stem-wound and set with a lever on the side of the case. The gold-filled case is a product of the Keystone Watch Case Company.
Object Name
mechanical, spring-driven
watch movement
watch
date made
ca 1900
manufacturer
Hamilton Watch Co.
place made
United States
Measurements
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 5/8 in; 7.9375 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
ME.317117
catalog number
317117
accession number
230383
serial number
136499
Credit Line
W. Carl Wyatt Estate
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Exhibition
American Enterprise
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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