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WALTHAM 1894 open face screw down pocket watch. Movem ent inscribed AMERICAN WALTHAM WATCH CO.OPEN FACE CASE Hallmarked COIN SILVER A. IRON CROSS HALLMARK(photo 5) some age superficial scratchings. Please take a look at photo 6 close up there are two very old instrument marks on the rigid beaded bezel. Obviously from inexperienced person trying to take crystal plate off, probably to try and return sub dial hand to proper location. Total weight including fob and chain 176 grams. Thick bevelled crystal glass PERFECT CONDITION protecting Rare WALTHAM enamel porcelain dial.
12 GENUINE EMERALDS full round facet 1point cut strike markers total weight 0.12 CARAT. 24 hour stunning stop time GORGEOUS!!! Hallmarked "American Waltham" center plate dial.Gold gilt with elongated Roman Numerals I - XII strikes and Arabic numbers 13-24 strikes. Immaculate no rubbings, no fading or flakes 100% all numbers and gilt present. SUB DIAL SECOND HAND LOUIS XV works perfect. 3 GORGEOUS ORNATE GOLD GILD LOUIS XV SWEEP HANDS.
All the gears are moving smoothly ticks beautiful. Crown lifts up and down smoothly and sweep hands set time no problem. Some pictures show second sweep hand not in location.
Recently I did have Horologist inspect and reinsert gold second sweep hand. Everything original in good smooth operating condition needs cleaning/oil. "PRIDE OF OWNERSHIP" is the only feeling you will display when this gem arrives in your mailbox. Excellent conditionextremely cherished and well cared for climate controlled no rust.
The TIME has come for me to find someone who will cherish it as I did. It beams the revolution of horology. I have never ever seen another whole and complete.After examining all that beauty, feast your eyes farther to the STERLING fob + chain. ENGLISH STERLING CHAIN AND SHIELD FOB. OVER THE TOP STERLING SILVER DOUBLE ALBERT FOB AND CHAIN. Every single link is hallmark with passant lion (Photo 10). T-BAR is hallmark BRITISH PASSANT LION (Sterling silver) BRITISH SILVER ASSAY date mark "h" (1907) ANCHOR (Birmingham)MAKERS MARK H. I have not polished the chain/fob. But, should your preference be dazzling brilliant, you can be guaranteed this vintage sterling will glisten bright when polished professionally. Chain measures13.50 inches long weight just CHAIN + FOB 28grams.
STERLING HERALDIC SHIELD FOB hallmark ANCHOR (Birmingham)PASSANT LION(sterling silver) "h" (1907) H. B(Henry Bourne or son) makers mark. RD 323597 Monogram front initials English scroll font E. If you love watches visit inside category jewelry>pocket watches bella1 more vintage UNIQUE TIMEPIECES pocket watcheswrist.
If someone would like to check date to confirm please I welcome. I do my very best to be accurate describing this WALTHAM POCKET WATCH STERLING DOUBLE ALBERT CHAIN POCKET WATCH FOB and I love to learn. If I have misrepresented an item, 1st I apologize, 2nd I welcome experts revision. Should you find yourself with some concerns, MESSAGE bella1 FIRST, consider me the resolution center. ABOUT ME: I BELIEVE THE CUSTOMER IS ALWAYS RIGHT.
Member since 1996, other sites. In all my years of experience there is an answer to 99% of common complaint. Do you have any questions or require more photos? It would be my pleasure to do so. The item "WALTHAM POCKET WATCH HENRY BOURNE STERLING DOUBLE ALBERT CHAIN POCKET WATCH FOB" is in sale since Thursday, July 14, 2016.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches\Antique". The seller is "bella1" and is located in Castleton, Ontario. This item can be shipped worldwide.