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Object Name
Watch
Other Terms
Watch; Mechanical, Spring-Driven; Pocket Watch
date made
1815-1816
place made
United Kingdom
Physical Description
metal, lead (bullet material)
metal, silver (watch case, part of material)
metal, silver (watch case material)
gilded (watch movement production method/technique)
metal, "brass" (watch movement material)
Measurements
case, from cat. card: 5 in x 4 1/2 in; 12.7 cm x 11.43 cm
overall, box: 1 1/4 in x 4 7/8 in x 4 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 12.3825 cm x 10.795 cm
overall, watch: 1 in x 3 in x 2 1/4 in; 2.54 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.715 cm
overall, bullet: 1/2 in x 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
ME.334969
catalog number
334969
accession number
317987
Credit Line
William A. Parker
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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