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Gift of Marion C. Hargrove; Costume, Division of Social History, National Museum of American History

Watch

Date: about 1850
Catalog #: 43881    Accession #: 167395
Credit: Gift of Marion C. Hargrove; Costume, Division of Social History, National Museum of American History

Maker

Baudin Freres (Manufacturer)

Baudin Freres was a Swiss watchmaker.

Dimensions / Weight

Dimensions: 2" H x 1.5" W x 0.25" D

Physical Description

Gold case with watch works.

Specific History

This watch was originally given as school graduation present in 1850. Later it was used in North Carolina.

General History

This is the type of accessory a woman spying for the Confederacy might have carried.


Keywords

Country: United States
State: North Carolina
War: Civil War
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