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Object Name: Watches/Tin
Date: 1888-1900
Medium: Metal
Dimensions: Overall: 5 1/4 × 2 7/8 × 1/2 in. (13.3 × 7.3 × 1.3 cm)
Description: This light green tin box with a gold and dark green geometric border on the edges opens on a hinge. In the center of the lid is a print of a huge factory complex surrounded by the words, in black and gold, "1 Doz. Waltham Main Springs 2222 18 Size Vanguard. Resilient/ Factory of The American Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass." On the bottom "Waltham Poineer/ Resilient Main Springs/ Patented Feb. 7th 1888."
Credit Line: Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 2002.1.2556
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