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Pocket Watches Parts Accessories Lucerno Wadsworth Includes 2 Lucerno Pocket Watches and 1 Wadsworth Case Only ... See Photos ... Good Condition Untested Watches ... Valuable estate sale discovery great collectible  ... FREE SHIPPING 


The History of Pocket Watches ... 


The pocket watch was invented in 1510 by a German watchmaker named Peter Henlein. Henlein's pocket watch was the first timepiece that was small enough to be worn on a chain and pocket.


Pocket watches quickly became popular among the wealthy and powerful. They were seen as a status symbol and a symbol of wealth. Pocket watches were also used by professionals such as doctors, lawyers, and businessmen.


In the 18th century, pocket watches became even more popular. This was due to advances in watchmaking technology, which made pocket watches more accurate and reliable. Pocket watches were also becoming more affordable, which made them more accessible to people of all social classes.


Pocket watches remained popular throughout the 19th and early 20th centuries. However, their popularity began to decline in the mid-20th century with the rise of wristwatches. Wristwatches were more convenient and easier to use than pocket watches, and they quickly became the preferred timepiece for most people.


Today, pocket watches are still popular among collectors and enthusiasts. They are also used by some professionals such as judges and military officers.

Pocket watches have a long and fascinating history. They were once the most popular timepiece in the world, and they continue to be popular today among collectors and enthusiasts.


Pocket Watches Parts Accessories Lucerno Wadsworth

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