Pocket Watch, 1922–25
This is a Pocket watch.
This pocket watch reveals the influence of Viennese design in its use of a lively foliate pattern of emeralds, diamonds, and onyx surrounding the dial. Women’s watches of that era usually had jeweled backs like brooches with the dial facing in.
It is credited
Lent by Vartanian & Sons.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 5.1 × 4.5 × 0.6 cm (2 in. × 1 3/4 in. × 1/4 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.