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Object ID 2002.154.33
Object Name Watch, pocket
Description Pocket watch in box. Box marked "SAF" (same etched into watch). Purple silk inside box top reads in gold paint, "Sviss watch made for / H. Z. Rhoads & Brother / Lancaster, PA"
Watch side has lever which makes watch chime, but hands don't wind/work. Small box inside with "E.F. Bowman, dealer in Watches, Clocks, &c. 106 East King Street, Lancaster PA." that has a black button, two small white buttons and two rocks in it. Silver watch with S.A.F. engraved on front. Paper attached "Swiss Minute Repeater 1880-1890 Coin Silver" White dial with black roman numerals, gold hands with gems in them, the second hand clock hand has come off. Back inside engraving "Repeating Watch No. 1821 - Straight Line - Compensated Balance - Sarah A. Frantz - Roherstown. PA."
Collection History Collection: Person
Search Terms watch
People Rhoads, H. Z.
Bowman, E. F.
Frantz, Sarah A.