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    Elgin, Oversized WWI Trench Watch, Pink Goldfilled, Manual Wind, Circa 1918
    Case: 39mm, pink goldfilled, three body, with hinged lugs and screw-down bezel and back, No. 1068788
    Dial: white enamel, with enamel-fired outer minute track and Roman numerals with red XII, and sunken subseconds dial; blued-steel spade hour/minute hands, baton seconds hand
    Movement: Elgin caliber manual wind, 15 jewels, with ornately damaskeened nickel finish, No. 19360420
    Band: leather
    Signed: Elgin on dial, case, and movement


    Condition Report*: Type: Elgin, Oversized WWI Trench Watch, Pink Goldfilled, Manual Wind, Circa 1918
    Signed: Elgin on dial, case, and movement
    Model: Trench Watch (1918 patent inside case)
    Dial: white enamel, with enamel-fired outer minute track and Roman numerals with red XII, and sunken subseconds dial
    Hands: blued-steel spade hour/minute hands, baton seconds hand
    Metal: pink goldfilled
    Case #: 1068788
    Case Info: three body, with hinged lugs and screw-down bezel and back
    Case Width: 39mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: Elgin caliber manual wind, 15 jewels, with ornately damaskeened nickel finish, No. 19360420
    Band: leather
    Circa: 1918
    Condition: Very good case, with tight free-swinging lugs. Good enamel dial with faint hairlines at VIII, IX, and XI. Running, but service is recommended.
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