University Museums

Title: Charles Curtiss's Pocket Watch
Name: Pocket Watch
Date: c. 1900
Medium: Gold filled case, glass
Dimensions: 2 1/4 × 1 3/4 × 1/4 in. (5.7 × 4.4 × 0.6 cm)
Marks: on face "GRUEN" Veri Thin"
Classification: Jewelry, Eyeware and Watches
Credit Line: Gift of Charles Franklin Murphy. In the Farm House Museum Collection, Farm House Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: 99.4.1
More Information
This watch originally belonged to Charles Franklin Curtiss, Farm House resident. He gave the watch to Mr. Murphy who was named after Curtiss.