Mans vintage white gold filled pocket watch chain, signed HF Barrows. Measures 13" in length x 4.3mm in width. Classic plain manly twisted curb links, the perfect chain for a 16 size pocket watch. If you are unsure about the size in comparison to your pocket watch, let us know what the measurements are and we can take an image of the chain with a watch of the same size so that you will have a better idea. In excellent well cared for condition, circa 1940s. Maker signed "H.F.B." on the swivel. *H.F. Barrows & Company- North Attleboro, Massachusetts. "Organized by Henry F. Barrows and James Sturdy in 1851 under the firm name of Barrows & Sturdy. Sturdy withdrew (see James F. Sturdy & Sons) and the business became H.F. Barrows & Company. They acquired Ripley & Gowen Company, Inc. Attleboro, in 1968. Barrows Industries manufactures the R.L. Griffith lines of charms and earrings. Their emblematic division, the Williams & Anderson Company, makes service awards, medals, etc. A stone marker at the present factory site in North Attleboro marks the spot where American jewelry making began in 1789. Barrows are manufactures of sterling silver and gold filled, 10K and 14K gold jewelry. They began a line of religious medals and symbols c. 1965. In 1969 E. N. Riley assumed ownership of H.F. Barrows." *page 36- American Jewelry Manufacturers by Dorothy T. Rainwater. j480
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