Lot 26: 14 karat yellow gold pocket watch, Elgin, , Circular case, white enamel face with Roman numeral and dash dial, signed by the maker, dis
February 12, 2013
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
14 karat yellow gold pocket watch, Elgin
Circular case, white enamel face with Roman numeral and dash dial, signed by the maker, displays subsidiary seconds dial, mechanical movement, case marked 'kaystone' with serial no. 2439232, movement serial no. 1397286, on chain.
Please note that this watch may potentially be electroplated.
D: 40mm., 87.5 dwt. including lens and movement.
(All watches are sold 'as is' on the day of sale, Freeman's cannot make watch condition guarantees.)
The watch is winding but does not run upon winding. The movement ticks when gently nudged internally and begins running.
Hands and subsidiary seconds hand in good working order and do not appear to be a replaced at any time.
The case is in good condition with some minor overall wear that would be consistent with age and use.
Some discoloration to inside of case. All hinges and cuvette in good working order.
Enamel face in good condition with one hairline crack between lower portion of subsidiary seconds dial and lower dial.
The case tests as 14 karat gold but is not marked, this watch may potentially be electroplated. The chain appears to be gold filled.
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