Watch Dials - Radium, Elgin Watch Co Reg. No: ST 039770
- 2 watch dials with radium paint, Elgin Watch Company, Elgin, Illinois, United States of America.
Luminous radium dials were first used from about 1910, and very popular in the 1920s and 1930s, until the hazards assoicated with radium became apparent.
- Acquisition Information:
- Unknown from Unknown
|Dimensions:||4 cm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||radium, watch components, watches, watch dials, horology|
|Themes this item is part of:||Science & Measurement Collection|
|Maker:||Elgin National Watch Co, Elgin, Illinois, United States of America|