Watch Papers Collection

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  • Tags: Ships

Jas. A. Foxcroft watch & clock maker 37 1/2 South Street Calvert Baltimore.

Engraved watch paper with image of an eagle holding a banner and watch with a clock at bottom. In the background is a view of a ship.

Inscribed on verso: 12/1827

6 cm. diameter

All kinds of watches & clocks repaired by James Fales N.Port, R.I. Nautical instruments repaired and adjusted.

Engraved watch paper with image of a woman holding a pole with a liberty cap on it sitting on a rock by the sea shore. A ship is seen in the distance.6 cm. diameterInscribed on verso: Mon Nov. [illegible]

E. Jones watch & clock maker no. 10 Ann Street Boston

Watch paper with circular border and image of an allegorical female figure, Justice, holding scales and a sword. A ship is seen on the water in the distance.

Inscribed on verso: 1408

5.6 cm. diameter

Wm. C. Dusenberry clock & watch maker 40 Bowery New York. An elegant assortment of gold & gilt jewellery.

Includes decorative border with branches. Includes image of a ship. Printed in blue ink.

Engraving signed: Scoles sculp.

6 cm. diameter

Burnap & James watch & clock makers no. 25 Ann St. Boston

Includes decorative lined border with text running around it. Central image of a ship at sea.

"To make the watch go slower turn the regulator the same way you wind up and to go faster the contrary."

5.2 cm. diameter

Inscribed on verso: 3m…

Anonymous watch paper.

Graphite and watercolor. Seated woman holding compass in her proper right hand, with beehive at her feet, on left, and anchor behind her, on right. Ship in background on right. Green leaves at top. Band of green and blue at bottom. Scalloped-edged.…

Anonymous watch paper.

Woodcut. Standing warrior, holding spear in his proper right hand and shield in his proper left, looking back at ocean, ship, and smiling sun at right. Sickle, telescope, compass, and ladder on ground. Trees and buildings in background, at left.…

John McKee watch paper.

Line-engraving. Crude figure of large seated child, holding small watch with fobs on chain. Small ship in background at left and eagle at right. Snake biting heel of child. Lined border. Blue ink on paper.

Sullivan Kendall watch paper.

Line-engraving. Pile of rocks and foliage frame watchmaker name and address. Buildings and ship in background on left. Lined border. On paper.