HISTORY FACT: First Gold Watch Woman’s Fashion Accessory Innovation in 1476

Jeanne_d_'Aragon_by_Raffaello_Sanzio_from_C2RMF_retouched1History Fact: First GOLD Watch created by Queen Joanna for her Husband King Ferdinand 1 of Naples…for their wedding in April 1476 Queen Joanna of Naples created the first gold watch to be worn as a fashion accessory on the body.

Joanna managed this by taking a small, portable, gold clock and having it mounted on big gold chain to be worn around the neck. Queen Joanna’s invention of a gold watch as a fashion accessory would become a popular international style with Royalty and worn by great kings and queens such as King Henry the VIII and Queen Mary of Scotland.

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