Watch Papers Collection

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  • Tags: Albany, N.Y.

George A. Hoyt watch maker opposite the museum Albany. Watches for sale, gold, and silver work. Balch, Rawdon & Co.

Engraved watch paper with image of two cherubs on either side of a clock. An hourglass is seen at bottom. Has decorative floral border.

C. Hequembourg watch-maker no. 424 1/2 North Market Street Albany

Engraved watch paper. Image of female allegorical figures representing Justice and Liberty. Justice sits at left holding a sword and scales, and Liberty stands at right holding a pole and liberty cap. They stand on either side of a shield with an…

Joseph T. Rice watch & clock maker no. 36 State St. Albany

Engraved watch paper with geometric and floral borders.

Text continues: To make the watch go faster turn the regulator with the sun. To go slower against the sun.

Inscribed on verso: 27.7.27

Henry Hoyt watch maker & jeweller 470 S. Market St. Albany 3 doors south of the museum. Watches & silver work for sale

Engraved watch paper with image of a woman sitting beside a clock with an urn atop it. A cherub sits on the ground touching the face of a second clock.5.5 cm. diameterInscribed on verso: 31 1 296

Chauncey Johnson watch paper.

No. 446 South Market Street, Albany, NY.
Line-engraving, signed by "Balch, Rawdon & Co, Sc." Two cherubs surrounding large watch, both holding up cloth with watchmaker name and address. Left cherub holding spoon, right one holding teapot on top of…

Henry Hoyt watch paper.

369 Law-Buildings, South Market Street, Albany.
Line-engraving. Seated woman with beehive and flowers on her proper right, large watch topped by an urn on her left, and cherub at her feet moving hands of a watch on the ground. Lined and ornamental…

Otis Howe watch paper.

No. 2 Washington Street, Albany, NY.
Line-engraving, signed by "O.H. & D.S. Throop, Sc. Alb." Seated woman [possibly allegory of Vanity], leaning on clock topped by eagle, and holding mirror in her proper left hand. Cherub on other side of circle…