Decorative Arts and Design
White gold with black enamel
Inscribed on back of case: NO.2/ Designed by / NATHAN GEORGE HORWITT / DES. PAT: 183,488. Around perimeter of case: 14 K D&A Vacheron G. Constantin-LeCoultre Watches, Inc.
Gold printing on back of strap: Corfam 3 / 4S / Speidel U.S.A.
Gift of Nathan George Horwitt
"Museum" watch (one of three original prototypes). White gold case with black enameled dial, gold dot for 12 o'clock, no other numbers on dial, two white gold hands; black suede tapered wrist strap with gold printing on back.
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Nathan George Horwitt (American, 1898-1990). "Museum" Watch, ca. 1955. White gold with black enamel, 1 3/8 x 8 1/4 in. (3.5 x 21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Nathan George Horwitt, 85.208. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.208_bw.jpg)
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