Watch Presented to E. E. Barnard upon His Discovery of Amalthea

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Creation: 1892

This watch was presented to E. E. Barnard upon his discovery, in 1892, of Amalthea, the fifth and first non-Galilean, moon of Jupiter. The gift was from Frank H. McConnell, watchmaker and jeweler of San Francisco.

Title

Watch Presented to E. E. Barnard upon His Discovery of Amalthea

Contributor

Date

Creation: 1892

Description

This watch was presented to E. E. Barnard upon his discovery, in 1892, of Amalthea, the fifth and first non-Galilean, moon of Jupiter. The gift was from Frank H. McConnell, watchmaker and jeweler of San Francisco.

Rights

Copyright; licensed to Vanderbilt University

Format

Pocket watches

Source

Item on loan from the Arthur J. Dyer Observatory

Files

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Citation

“Watch Presented to E. E. Barnard upon His Discovery of Amalthea,” Gallery, accessed October 16, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/967.