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Object Name Watch, Pocket
Catalog Number BS27.97
Collection Watch
Date 1880
Description Pocket watch; open-face gilt case has removable front and back covers, each with a glass crystal. White enamel Roman dial with Arabic seconds at 5-minute intervals, marked "Elgin Nat'l Watch Co."
16 size, Model 4, Grade 83, 15 jewels, adjusted, split 3/4 plate, gilt, center seconds, split bimetallic compensated balance, simple regulator with engraved scale on balance cock, lever set, hunting.
Serial no. 743290
Maker Elgin National Watch Company
Material brass, enamel, glass
Place of Origin Elgin, Illinois, USA
Serial Number(s) 743290