Watch Crystals

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Object Name: 
Photosensitive Glass
Title: 
Watch Crystals
Accession Number: 
2004.4.451
Dimensions: 
Overall (each) H: 2.08 cm, W: 2.08 cm, D: .53 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1951-1955
Credit Line: 
Gift of Douglas Godfrey
Primary Description: 
Photosensitive Glass. Box containing 25 small square curved watch crystals in various states of development. Two have numbers developed in them in pink, three are metallic grey, and the remaining group are all a pinkish tint. These were experiments in a project to develop numbers directly in the glass watch crystals for Bulova Watch Company.
Provenance: 
Godfrey, Douglas, Source
2004-12-07