1887 Elgin Size 18s 11j Pocket Watch Swing-out Open Face Case Runs & Keeps Time
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1887 Elgin Size 18s 11j Pocket Watch Swing-out Open Face Case Runs & Keeps Time:
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Antique 1887 Elgin Size 18s 11 Jewel Pocket Watch in Philadelphia Swing-Out Open Face Case - Runs& Keeps Time
I wound and ran this watch for about 24 hours and it started up on it's own and kept pretty accurate time within a minute or two, but I can not ensure it's accuracy to keep exact time and due to it's age it may require a good cleaning or service
- Case Measurement (not including Crown): 57.95 mm
Case Measurement (including Crown): 75.00 mm
Case Thickness: 19.75 mm
Pocket Watch Details:
Grade: 74Manufacturer:ElginManufacturer Location:Elgin, IllinoisMovement Serial Production Year:1887Run Quantity:10,000Grade/Model Run:2 of 70Total Configuration:OpenfaceMovement Finish:GiltMovement Setting:PendantPlate:Full Grade:No
Movement Signed: Elgin Nat'l Watch CO - Safety Pinion - Elgin, IL. Serial Number #2337782
Condition: Runs and Keeps Time, Starts on it's own when wound. Winds Properly & Hands Set Smoothly
Dial: White Porcelain - Very Clean, hairline crack near 4 o'clock position, Black Roman Numeral Markers
Crystal: Thick Glass Real Glass - Surface Scratches from age (See Pics)
Hands: Blued Steel - Excellent Condition - No Rust or Corrosion
Pocket Watch Case:
This Pocket Watch Case is a Nickel Swing-Out Open Face Case made by Crescent Watch Case Co. It is Stamped inside "Pat Apr, 17 78" and it is serial numbered #812293. This case is a plain polished case in great condition with no dents just a few dings on the outer edge of the case. The Case hinge works properly and the movement swings-out when the Crown is pulled. It has a Screw Down Bezel and it screws on easily and screws down tight. It does has surface scratches from age on the rear of the case. The Stem and Bow or all in good condition, the crown has wear.
I am no expert on pocket watches so please see all pictures for condition and feel free to contact me with any questions you might have. I try to describe the item the best I can but will try to answer any questions you might have. Any problems you have when you recieve this watch please contact me and I will resolve any problems you have. Due to the age of this watch may need regulated by a professional for time accuracy.
I will ship your Pocket Watch in a BOXwith bubble pack not an envelope for maximum protection
Ships same or next business day with USPS First Class Mail orUSPS Priority Mail (Your Choice) and includes a Tracking Number.
I do combine shipping on multiple items so please wait for a invoice with combined shipping before making payment.
Payment must be received 5 days from end of sale.
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