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Object Name Watch, Pocket
Catalog Number 1997.16
Collection Watch
Date c. 1925
Description Repeater pocket watch in sterling silver case with braided nickel watch chain with fob. When the repeating mechanism is activated, a different sound is heard for the hour, quarter hour and minutes.
Slide repeater
19 lignes, bridge, nickel, 15 jewels, 3 adjustments, stem wind, pendant set, open face case, minute repeater
White enamel dial, Arabic numerals, single sunk seconds at 6:00, dial marked J.E. Caldwell
Sterling silver case, #46257
Maker Unknown
Place of Origin Switzerland
Notes Accessioned

John Russell Veit, donor's grandfather, was employed by J. E. Caldwell, Philadelphia.
Serial Number(s) case: 46257