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This clockwork was the movement of a pocket watch and still retains its white porcelain or enamel watch face and hands. It is brass with engine turned engraving on the back and reads "P.S. Bartlett/ Waltham, Mass." The face reads "American Watch Co."
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
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