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Watch Paper

early 19th century (made)
Place of origin

Engraved paper watch-label

Object details

Object type
Materials and techniques
printed paper
Brief description
Watch paper. N.E. Crittenden, Cleveland, Ohio. Early 19th century. Engraved by Rawdon, Clark & Co.
One of a collection of 81 from c.1750 to c.1850. Engraving.
Physical description
Engraved paper watch-label
  • Diameter: 4.5cm
Average dimensions for group of 81 watch-papers of very similar size.
Credit line
Given by Mr. Higford Griffiths
Bibliographic reference
Victoria and Albert Museum, Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1937, London: Board of Education, 1938.
Accession number

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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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