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Frieda Holbein Wristwatch, c. 1940, Elgin Watch Company

This watch is a United States military issued watch, marked on the back ├ČORD DEPT, U.S.A.├« and was worn by Mrs. Holbein throughout her service as a nurse in the European Theater. The watch utilizes an Elgin 580 caliber movement retains its original dial and hands. Loan courtesy of Frieda Holbein.

image of george washington's pocket watch
image of george washington's pocket watch
image of george washington's pocket watch

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