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    Western Americana: Texas Ranger Watch and Fob. This nickel-plated pocket watch has a locomotive on its dial and a brass watch fob attached that reads: "Texas Ranger Agent 152." The watch was made by the New England Watch Company (active 1898-1914) which later became Timex. Given the motif on the watch, we assume the agent in question either liked trains or was assigned the task of safeguarding valuable train shipments. The watch currently does not work. From the estate of Houston collector Brent Burg.

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    11th-12th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 9
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