Illinois Pride and Renowned Craftsmanship in an Antique Coin Silver Hunter Case Pocket Watch Circa 1876
This genuine antique Illinois pocket watch for men features a truly special fancy engraved 4 ounce coin silver 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 Illinois 11 jewel pocket watch features a precision very strong running size 18 movement that is sparkling clean and bright, with key wind and key set. Push the crown to open the fancy lovingly worn engraved front lid of this classic pocket watch for an amazing view of the detailed white porcelain dial, while the fine gilt finish movement inside effortlessly keeps time. Movement has been professionally serviced including oiling, and timing. Made in the United States of America around 1876. These silver 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 and design. Overall, this large man's silver pocket watch has that turn-of-the-century classic appeal that collectors desire to wear and love to display. C12E
Manufacturer: Illinois Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois Movement Serial Number: 137422 Grade: Geo Washington Model: 1 Estimated Production Year: 1880 Run Quantity: 400 Total Production: 38,013 Size: 18s Jewels: 11j Movement Configuration: Either Movement Setting: Key Plate: Full Plate Barrel: Going Train: Coarse Railroad Grade: No
- Warranty: 90 Days from date of purchase
- Quality Rating: 5/5
- Rare 3 stare rating in the "Complete Price Guide to Watches"
Great gift for a retirement, birthday, graduation, father's day, Christmas, or any holiday! Warranted 90 days! Ships free!!