Description

    Elgin Rare Military 21 Jewel Sterling Watch With 40 Hour Indicator, circa 1911
    Case: sterling, six ounce, double hinged back marked U.S. Navy, gold hinges, 63 mm, beveled glass crystal
    Dial: white enamel, Roman chapters, outer black minute marks and five minute numerals, 40 hour power indicator, blue spade hands, subsidiary seconds
    Movement: # 16748982, 21 jewels, 3/4 plate, gold center wheel, gold jewel settings, adjusted three positions, straight line damaskeening




    Condition Report*:

    Type: Elgin Rare Military 21 Jewel Sterling Watch With 40 Hour Indicator
    Dial: white enamel
    Hands; spades
    Metal: sterling, six ounce case
    Case Info: double hinged back, U.S. Navy
    Case Width: 63 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 21 jewels, 3/4 plate, # 16748982, gold center wheel, gold jewel settings, adjusted three positions, straight line damaskeening
    Circa: 1911
    Condition: movement and case are very good, dial is good, a few very faint hairlines


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2011
    3rd-4th Tuesday-Wednesday
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