Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.

A vintage ladies’ pocket watch with wristwatch holder, which basically converts the pocket watch into a wristwatch. The movement is not signed but there is the notation ‘7065’ on the inner casing and the inscription ‘ACM 0,800'. This is a fascinating example of the transition from pocket watch to wristwatch. This piece started life as a pocket watch and with the new fashion it was able to be then worn on the wrist. This was made possible by the addition of a most ingenious mechanism (potentially removable) and original tan leather band. This item had now been recycled into the latest fashion! The pocket watch is currently working. The diameter of the pocket watch measures 1.18 ins (3cm), maximum length with band 8.42 ins (21.4cm). Weight 24 grams. This item can be seen in the book, "How the Watch was Worn - A Fashion for 500 Years", on page 235. Insured Air Mail Post with tracking to the USA would be $28.00 USD - with no tracking is cheaper. For shipping cost to other countries, please contact us.

Item ID: GEC-0069


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: Cream/Rose Gold/Tan, Size: The diameter of the pocket watch measures 1.18 ins (3cm), maximum length with band 8.42 ins (21.4cm). Weight 24 grams.

Transitional Pocket Watch with Wristwatch Holder, c1920s.

$200 USD

Add to Cart Make Offer
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

15 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


The Discerning Collector


Genevieve Cummins
Sydney
Australia
  

An Author’s enticing collection of Special Boxes, Chatelaines, Watches and Fashion / Accessories.

Many quality, rare and unusual items available - check out our Ruby Red Sale, You may find a treasure for YOUR collection

Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2015

Shipping & Handling:To Be Determined
Insurance:To Be Determined
Shipping to: USA
change

More from The Discerning Collector