Welcome to Antiques & Moore! This listing is for a nice antique Simmons gold filled pocket watch chain with watch holder, "T" bar and fob. The fob is in the shape of a 3-dimensional horse head made carved from mother-of-pearl with fitted gold filled head harness and has what appears to be black onyx eyes. On the bottom of the horse head fob is a seal engraved with monogram "B Y B". Stamped "Simmons" on the end of the watch holder The R.
Simmons Company was founded in Attleboro MA in 1873 by Robert Fitz Simmons. The company was known for their production of their high quality watch chains. Measures 12 1/4" long (end to end), 11 3/4" long (chain only) with fob measuring 1 1/8" high, 1" wide and 1/2 deep. This watch chain is in very good to excellent Estate condition reflecting minor expected tarnish to the chain.
The mother-of-pearl horse head fob has a great appearance although there is a small flaw on one ear. Have been in the Antiques business for over 30 years and try to describe our items as accurately as possible. We are happy to answer any questions and always appreciate your business! The item "Antique SIMMONS Gold Filled Pocket Watch Chain, Horse Fob" is in sale since Thursday, January 10, 2019.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches\Antique". The seller is "antiquesandmooresales" and is located in Hendersonville, North Carolina. This item can be shipped worldwide.