Ladies' wrist watch

American
about 1930
Trabert & Hoeffer, Inc. (American, 1926–1936)


Dimensions

Length: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2013.233

Medium or Technique

White gold (14 kt), diamond, and crystal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Timepieces

The watch has a circular, white dial with Arabic numerals and 17-jewel, manual-wind M & W Ullmann movement. The bezel is set with single-cut and baguette diamonds and there is a polished link bracelet. There is a safety chain.

Markings

T & H on dial; 14 K on reverse of watch

Provenance

June 12, 2012, sale, Skinner, Boston, to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf