Elgin Pride and Renowned Craftsmanship in an Antique Solid 14K Gold Hunter Case Pocket Watch Circa 1883
This genuine antique Elgin pocket watch for men features a truly special fancy 14K Solid Gold heavy case. The elegantly detailed finish hunter case has a new-looking clear glass crystal. Collectors of nostalgic timepieces as well as early American historical enthusiasts will absolutely adore this finely cared-for piece of American history.
This Elgin 11 jewel pocket watch features a precision very strong running size 18 movement that is sparkling clean and bright, with stem wind and lever set. Push the crown to open the front lid of this classic pocket watch for an amazing view of the detailed white porcelain dial, while the fine nickel finish movement inside effortlessly keeps time. Adorned with fancy engraving and a total of 11 jewels, the movement in the old-time pocket watch is truly a spectacle to behold. Movement has been professionally serviced including oiling, and timing. Made in the United States of America around 1883. These solid gold hunter case pocket watches, in excellent condition, are cherished collectibles.
The classic face of this well-preserved vintage pocket watch features matching blue spade hands and a stylish single-sunk white porcelain background with large starkly contrasting black Roman numerals to represent each hour. Turn the watch over and you can see the fancy engraved shield with fancy initials. Overall, this large man's gold pocket watch has that turn-of-the-century classic appeal that collectors desire to wear and love to display.
- Manufacturer: Elgin
- Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
- Movement Serial Number: 1480546
- Grade: 88
- Model: 2.0
- Class: 5
- Estimated Production Year: 1883
- Run Quantity: 5,000
- Total Production: 44,000
- Size: 18s pocket watch for men
- Jewels: 11j
- Movement Configuration: Hunting
- Movement Finish: Nickel
- Movement Setting: Lever
- Plate: Full Plate
- Barrel: Going
- Train: Quick
- Regulator: Plain
- Adjusted: No
- Railroad Grade: No
- Warranty: 90 Days from date of purchase
- Quality Rating: 5/5
Great gift for a retirement, birthday, graduation, father's day, Christmas, or any holiday! Warranted 90 days! Ships free!!