Lot 210: A collection of two gold filled railroad pocket watches, Illinois & Hamilton,
December 15, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A collection of two gold filled railroad pocket watches, Illinois & Hamilton
21 jewel., 6 adj., screw set split balance (Illinois is bi-metallic) movement nos. 4540285 & C367816, case no. 7730287 & K365278 respectively, white double sunk enamel dial with Arabic numerals, screw on bezel, crown wind, lever set.
Diameter: 50.5 & 50mm respectively
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Overall condition: good to very good (Hamilton dial discolored, so fair for that dial)
Movement: Bunn Special, 21 jewel, no. 4540285, 6 adj. and temp., screw set bi-metallic balance, double roller, no corrosion, discoloration or excessive wear. Sets, winds and runs.
Case: no. 7730287, screw on. light to moderate wear and scratches
Dial: in very good condition, no hairlines or cracks. Numerals and logo in very good condition, hands and dial original.
Movement: 992 B, 21 jewel, no. C367816, 6 adj. and temp., screw set balance, no corrosion, discoloration or excessive wear. Sets, winds and runs.
Case: no. K365278, screw on. light to moderate wear and scratches
Dial: in fair condition, discoloration, faded, cracks and some spots. Hands and dial original.
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All wear is consistent with age and use for all the above lots. The absence of a statement of surface or condition issues does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging
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