Longines Pocket Watch

Watch, Pocket

Creator:

Longines

Materials:

Silver

Dimensions:

D 2 in x W 0.625 in

Accession Number:

187.81

Credit Line:

Gift. Laurus (Skurla), Metropolitan

Description

Raised floral and grapevine motif; blue numerals on white background. Smaller dial with second hand at bottom of watch face. Made by Longines. Given by New Martyr Archpriest John Vostorgov to Archbishop Dimitri Abashidze. After the archbishop's death, the watch was in the possession of Archimandrite Dimiti (Bakay), who passed it on to Archbishop Laurus.

History Note

Given by New Martyr Archpriest John Vostorgov to Archbishop Dimitri Abashidze. After the archbishop's death, the watch was in the possession of Archimandrite Dimiti (Bakay), who passed it on to Archbishop Laurus.