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Antique Waltham Pocket Watch – The Gentleman’s Pocket Watch of the Day circa 1905

$845.00 $675.00

Folks we have a wonderful offering for your consideration this American Waltham Pocket Watch. This Waltham was the gentlemen’s dress pocket watch of the day and manufactured to the highest of standards. This Waltham Pocket Watch is a size 18 and measures 2 ¼  inches in diameter, the post popular size pocket watch at the turn of the century. We have a wonderful configuration with the pristine Grade 820 movement, porcelain railroad style dial, Keystone Case Company Silver base metal case and highlighted with the blued Steel Spade Hands.

This is another 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 antique Waltham Pocket Watch has been cleaned, oiled and adjusted for accuracy. This entails a complete disassembly and all parts cleaned and reassembled using the finest watch oil and gear grease.

This antique Waltham Pocket Watch is warrantied for one full year from the date of purchase.

 

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Folks we have a wonderful offering for your consideration this American Waltham Pocket Watch. This Waltham was the gentlemen’s dress pocket watch of the day and manufactured to the highest of standards. This Waltham Pocket Watch is a size 18 and measures 2 ¼  inches in diameter, the post popular size pocket watch at the turn of the century. We have a wonderful configuration with the pristine Grade 820 movement, porcelain railroad style dial, Keystone Case Company Silver base metal case and highlighted with the blued Steel Spade Hands. Hopefully the many pictures and extreme magnification help in the description of this truly fine Waltham gentleman’s dress pocket watch of the day.

This American Waltham 15 Jewel Grade 820 movement is in pristine condition with ornate antique damasking on the nickel silver plates. The Waltham Watch Co. Grade 820 was a very popular Waltham offering, a mainstay in the Waltham line up of fine pocket watches from 1897 through 1918. This fine movement is stem set and stem wound. Then we have raised gold jewel settings, a gold center wheel, gold balance wheel and weights with a high-grade micro regulator, all for extreme accuracy. This all original Waltham Pocket Watch is in excellent condition, shows beautifully and is sure to be appreciated for generations to come.

The Keystone Case Company manufactured some of the finest of pocket watch cases, and this is an excellent example. This fine movement is faced with this single sunk railroad dial. This configuration was designed for Railroad Pocket Watches and designed for the height of accuracy. This fine dial is manufactured by soldering 2 pieces of Copper together and then baked with many layers of Silica giving the dial that deep, rich porcelain, glass finish. The dial is in excellent condition and is highlighted by the original blued Steel Spade style hands. This Waltham Pocket Watch would make a wonderful addition to any collection.

This is another 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 antique Waltham Pocket Watch has been cleaned, oiled and adjusted for accuracy. This entails a complete disassembly and all parts cleaned and reassembled using the finest watch oil and gear grease.

This antique Waltham Pocket Watch is warrantied for one full year from the date of purchase.

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