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Antique Illinois Pocket Watch Gentleman’s Dress Pocket Watch of the Day circa 1923

$845.00 $675.00

Folks, we are pleased to offer for your consideration this high grade Illinois Pocket Watch, circa 1923. This Gentlemen’s Dress pocket watch of the day is a size 16 and measures 2 ⅛ inches in diameter. This all original pocket watch is stem set and stem wound. This size 16 dress pocket watch was a symbol of prestige and status and manufactured to the highest standards. We have an excellent example with this wonderful configuration; Illinois Grade 305 movement, Railroad grade dial highlighted with beautifully blued steel spade & whip hands and housed in this Railroad grade Keystone Watch Case Company Nickeloid Case. I hope the many pictures and magnification helps tell the story of this fine Illinois Dress Pocket Watch of the day.

This high grade Illinois Grade 305 movement has 17 jewels and is stem set and stem wound. This Illinois Pocket Watch has the antique demasking pattern on the nickel silver plate movement. The 305 movement also has a gold center wheel, micro regulator, adjusted to three positions and temperature, with a steel escapement, all designed for extreme accuracy. This Illinois is housed in this Keystone Watch Case Company Nickeloid Case. This Illinois 305 Pocket Watch has just been serviced and is again sure to be appreciated for generations to come.

This is an excellent example of the late 19th early 20th Century ingenuity that made the American pocket watch a worldwide standard for beauty and accuracy in timekeeping.

This Illinois Pocket Watch has just been cleaned, oiled and adjusted for accuracy. This entails a complete disassembly, all parts cleaned in an ultrasonic bath, and reassembled using the finest watch oil and gear grease.

This antique Illinois Pocket Watch is warranted for one full year from the date of purchase.

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Folks, we are pleased to offer for your consideration this high grade Illinois Pocket Watch, circa 1923. This Gentlemen’s Dress pocket watch of the day is a size 16 and measures 2 ⅛ inches in diameter. This all original pocket watch is stem set and stem wound. This Illinois size 16 dress pocket watch was a symbol of prestige and status and manufactured to the highest standards. We have an excellent example with this wonderful configuration; pristine Illinois Grade 305 movement, Railroad grade dial highlighted with beautifully blued spade & whip hands and housed in this handsome Railroad grade Keystone Watch Case Company Nickeloid Case.

This is an excellent example of the late 19th early 20th Century ingenuity that made the American pocket watch a worldwide standard for beauty and accuracy in timekeeping.

This Illinois Pocket Watch has just been cleaned, oiled and adjusted for accuracy. This entails a complete disassembly, all parts cleaned in an ultrasonic bath, and reassembled using the finest watch oil and gear grease.

This antique Illinois Pocket Watch is warranted for one full year from the date of purchase.

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