Kirsten's Corner Jewelry
Georgian 12K Gold Watch Key Fob
A solid 12 karat gold watch key with a modern architectural looking design from the Georgina era. This watch key is a fascinating piece of machinery! It has three spinning parts, all which turn the watch to make it keep time. Traditionally these keys were worn with a watch fob so that the person wearing a manual wind up wrist watch could always have the key at hand to keep perfect time. This watch key still has function and additionally makes a great charm for any necklace. The style of this key is truly unique, with several moving parts all in perfect working order. The key has two bales so it can be worn with the key hanging horizontally or from the top. The key dates to the 1860s. It measures approximately 1 inch and weigh 1.8 grams.