Clock, Chelsea, Bakelite case, US Maritime Commission
Circa early 1940's, serial#346856, seven day windup recently serviced.
In 1943, the U.S. Maritime Commission embarked upon a program to develop a new type of emergency ship that would replace those lost to German submarines during the early part of WWII. Dubbed the “Victory” ship, the new vessel was designed to be faster than its predecessor, the Liberty ship.
h - 9"
w - 11"
d - 4"