Pocket Watch, c. 1920, Arthur Douard Fils. Oversize eight (8) day, five (5) minute repeating travel watch; full plate,15 jewel, nickel, stem wind, pendant set, push repeater; nickel open face case marked "162719"; white enamel dial with Arabic numerals, seconds bit at 6:00 position, marked "The Bailey Banks & Biddle Co", "Philadelphia, Swiss Made", "8 Days", "5 minute repeater"; movement marked "The Bailey, Banks & Biddle Company Philadelphia", "+7032", "Swiss"; base metal watch chain.

"+7032" refers to Swiss patent #7032 issued 9 July 1893 to Amedee Douard Pere on behalf of Arthur Douard Fils for a new caliber of eight (8) day watch.

Object ID: 83.75.1