Pocket Watch Given to Sidi Mustapha Khaznadar, Grand Vizier of Tunis, by President Andrew Johnson, 1865

Artifact

Pocket watch

Date Made

April 1865

Subject Date

1865

Creators

American Watch Company 

Pequinot Brothers 

Place of Creation

United States, Massachusetts, Waltham 

United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 

Creator Notes

Waltham Predecessor (Movement) by American Watch Company of Waltham, Massachusetts; Case attributed to Pequinot Brothers of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Location

Not on exhibit to the public.

Object ID

29.1599.1

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

Material

Gold (Metal)
Enamel

Technique

Customizing

Color

White (Color)

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.188 in

Inscriptions

Engraved inside front cover: THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES / To / Sidi Mustapha. / A token of esteem. / 1865 Printed on dial: AMERICAN WATCH CO. Imprinted on case: P.B. / 18 / 4067 Imprinted on Dust cover: 18 / 4067 Imprinted on the Movement's back plate: American Watch Co. / WALTHAM, MASS. / Stratton's Patent / No.150,017 Imprinted on Balance wheel cock: FOGG'S / PATENT / FEB 2, 1864. Enameled on the back of case: UNITED STATES / OF / AMERICA

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