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Elgin Veritas Antique Railroad Pocket Watch 18 Size 23 Jewels Circa 1905

Elgin Veritas Antique Railroad Pocket Watch 18 Size 23 Jewels Circa 1905

$695.00 $795.00


Elgin Expert Craftsmanship in an Antique 10K GF 23 Jewel Railroad Pocket Watch Circa 1905

This genuine antique Elgin pocket watch for men features a truly special fancy 10K gold filled heavy elegant plain polished screw back and bezel case with 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 23 jewel pocket watch features a precision very strong running size 18 movement that is sparkling clean and bright, with stem wind and lever set.  This great running nickel railroad grade movement has a total of 23 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 1905. 

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 bold black numerals to represent each hour. Overall, this large man's gold filled pocket watch has that turn-of-the-century classic appeal that collectors desire to wear and love to display. LB40

Grade: 214

Veritas

Manufacturer: Elgin
Manufacturer Location: Elgin, Illinois
Movement Serial Number: 11037996
Grade: 214
Variation: Veritas
Model: 8
Class: 89
Estimated Production Year: 1905
Run Quantity: 1,000
Total Production: 24,000
Size: 18s
Jewels: 23j
Jewel Material: Ruby & Diamond
Jewel Setting: Raised Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Movement Signing Style: Mixed
Movement Inlay Color: Black
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Barrel: Jewelled Motor
Balance Jewel Material: Diamond
Train: Quick
Train Material: Gold
Regulator: Traveling Nut (spring)
Hairspring: Breguet
Escapement Type: Straight Line
Pallet Jewel Material: Sapphire
Standard Dial Type: Double-Sunk
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes
Quality Rating: 5/5
Movement Markings:

Veritas
Elgin, Ill.
U.S.A.
23 Jewels
Adjusted
Safety Barrel.

 

Great gift for a retirement, birthday, graduation, father's day, Christmas, or any holiday! Warranted 90 days! Ships free!!


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