Pristine Hamilton Railroad Grade 992 Housed in this Stunning Yellow Gold Fill Case
The Hamilton 992 is the quintessential American-made Railroad Grade pocket watch. Hamilton’s 992 featured unparalleled accuracy and superb construction, much to the envy of watchmakers the world over, including the vaunted Swiss manufacturers.
The 992 featured here was part of the 1924 production run. This fine movement is housed in a hand-polished yellow gold fill case and features a coin and beaded edge around the bezels. The dial is an enamel double sunk dial configuration with a bold Arabic numeral font highlighted with heat-treated blue hands.
This watch’s movement is in pristine condition and is a fine example of Hamilton’s craftmanship during the 1920s, with 21 sapphire and ruby jewels in gold settings. Its legendary movement also features a Reed regulator, Breguet hairspring, and gold center wheel. This combination of fine materials and expert craftsmanship is the foundation of the 992s reputation as the “Railroad Timekeeper of America.”
The exterior of this Hamilton 992 is in excellent condition and speaks volumes about the pride of ownership and the care that was taken to preserve this watch for nearly 100 years. You can feel the priceless stories of times long gone when you hold this watch in your hand, making this watch the perfect addition to your collection, or as a special beginning for your family heirloom tradition.
All our treasured timepieces are completely disassembled, expertly cleaned, and oiled using the finest quality watch oil and gear grease and adjusted for accuracy, and comes with a full one-year warranty.
Pristine Hamilton Grade 992 Railway Special
Manufacturer Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Movement Serial Number: 2302881
Estimated Production Year: 1924
Run Quantity: 14,000
Total Production: 447,200
Jewel Material: Ruby & Sapphire
Jewel Setting: Gold Settings (Screw-Set)
Movement Configuration: Open face
Movement Finish: Nickel
Finish Pattern: 2nd Pattern (bar)
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Double Roller: Yes
Center Wheel Material: Gold
Pallet Jewel Material: Sapphire
Standard Dial Type: Double-Sunk
Adjusted to Position: Yes
Adjusted # of Positions: 5
Adjusted to Temperature: Yes
Adjusted to Isochronism: Yes
Railroad Grade: Yes