Watch Papers Collection

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  • Tags: Scoles, John, 1772?-1853

Hayes & Adriance clock & watch makers Poughkeepsie. Scoles sculp.

Engraved watch paper with image of an eagle holding a banner reading "Gold & silver watches." Has decorative border.

Text around border: to make the watch go faster turn to the right. Slower to the left.

Inscribed on verso: Eben Myrick; 3/59

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