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Davis, Watson & Co.
Listed in Boston in 1822. Silversmith partnership of Samuel Davis, Edward Watson and Bartlett M. Bramhill (Ensko, 45). Wish we knew more!  

 
Davis and Watson Watch
 
Davis and Watson Watch


Maker:
Number:
City:
Date:
Davis, Watson & Co.
2035
Boston
1822

Description: Fusee movement with lever escapement, three arm uncut steel balance, and stop feature. Coventry movement engraved "PATENT" with characteristic Coventry stars on the regulator index. Enamel dial with seconds and plain dust cap with a "D" stamped within. The silver pair cases are hallmarked for Birmingham 1822 and has a maker mark "JH" likely James Heales of Coventry. Pendent maker mark "DJ" likely David Jee of Coventry. Watch papers by John Bigelow (1832) and Bigelow & Brothers of Boston located within the watch case. Additional hand written watch paper with ownership provenance reads "This watch belonged to Daniel B. Badger | Father of E.B. Badger | Grand Father to DBB | Great Grand Father To my Boys | E.B.B. 2nd, Paul Walty"

Davis and Watson Watch



References and recommended reading:
  • Stephen G.C. Ensko, American Sliversmiths and Their Marks, Dover Publishing, New York, 1983