Watch Papers Collection

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  • Tags: Father Time (Symbolic character)

Aaron Willard watch paper

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Circular watch paper featuring an allegorical scene. Text “A. Willard Watch & Clock Maker Boston” is surrounded in a rope-like border and solid exterior border. There is an additional interior Chippendale border around the text. An angel, cherub…

Aaron Willard Watch Paper

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Circular-cut watch paper featuring an allegorical scene. The text “A. Willard Watch & Clock Maker Boston” is surrounded in a decorative rope interior border with an additional interior Chippendale border inside the scene. An angel, cherub or…

Aaron Willard Watch paper

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Circular watch paper featuring an allegorical scene. The text “A. Willard Watch & Clock Maker Boston” is surrounded in a decorative rope-like interior border and solid exterior border. There is an additional Chippendale style border inside. An…

Daniel Oyster watch paper.

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Line-engraving. Father Time holding hourglass and scythe, with seated figure holding shield and quill. Monument within which reads watchmaker name and address and atop of which is large clock and laurel vine. Small piece of top left corner cut away.…

William Widdifield watch paper.

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Line-engraving, signed by "W.G. Mason, Phila." Father Time with scythe driving chariot led by two horses, at night, with moon in sky. Wheel of chariot in form of a clock face wheel. Scalloped border within which reads watchmaker name and address.…

H.P. Rice watch paper.

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Saratoga Springs, NY.
Line-engraving, Father Time, seated under tree, holding small watch in his proper right hand, hourglass in his proper left. Scenic background which includes two people working in fields, river, setting sun on right. Watchmaker…

William H.J. Read watch paper.

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40 Chesnut Street, Philadelphia.
Line-engraving. Father Time, holding scythe, under a tree amongst ruins. Skull, hourglass, watch, and caduceus at bottom. Leaves and banner that reads "Jewellery [sic], Chains, Seals, Keys & Watches," surround oval…

Martin Moses watch paper.

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Rochdale, MA.
Line-engraving. Standing woman, with large anchor, and Father Time with scythe surrounding large oval, topped by bee hive, with watchmaker name, address. Below address reads "Umbrellas Made and Repaired." Clock, watch and hourglass on…

Jno. S. Miller watch paper.

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Line-engraving with aquatint, signed by "Kneass, Sc. Phila." Father Time, under a tree, with large scythe, one foot on top of an hourglass, and holding a shield with watchmaker name, address, name of engraver, and "Clocks & Watches Repaired &…

John McKee watch paper.

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Line-engraving. Father Time, standing on globe, holding hourglass in his outstretched proper left hand and his scythe in his proper right. Lined border within which reads "Clocks made – & Watches carefully repaired," and "Most kinds of Jewellery…