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Pocket Watch - Waterbury Watch Co, Series J, circa 1890 Object Reg. No: ST 023767

Gents pocket watch, metal case, Waterbury Watch Co., Waterbury, Conn, Series J, circa 1890.

The Waterbury Watch Co was established in 1880 and reorganised as the New England Watch Co in 1898. Series J was produced between 1888 and the mid 1890s.
Metal case. White enamel dial has black arabic numerals, and black arabic numerals 5, 10, 15....60 around dial. Seconds hand at 6. Hands are missing. Back of case is missing.

Stem & button wound spring; duplex escapement. Scale fast to slow.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from F. Schafer, 1954
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1.2 cm (Width), 5.3 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: gents watches, pocket watches, stem button watches, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Watches
Tertiary Classification: united states of america
Inscriptions: Works cover marked 'The Waterbury Watch Co., Patented, Series J'. Dial is marked 'Waterbury'.
Manufacturer: Waterbury Watch Co, Waterbury, Connecticut, United States of America, circa 1890

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