Lot 202: Waltham gold pocket watch, of Southern interest
17 November 2016
West Columbia, SC, USALive Auction
Waltham gold pocket watch, of Southern interest circa 1881, model 1873 Royal grade 18K gold-cased watch, serial no. 1467534, and engine-turned and scrolling foliate-decorated case no. 16077 with initials HC, and interior engraved: HATTIE CHESNUTT, 1881. H2 1/8" W1 3/4", and 73.0g all in
Provenance: Descended in the family to present owner a South Carolina private collector
Other Notes: Hattie Chesnutt Ragon (1858-1901) of Tennessee married J.B. Ragon, Sr (b. 1855) who later became mayor of Lookout Mountain, Tennessee.
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