Hamilton Rare 14k Gold Pacer, Kraft Presentation Watch, circa 1966
    Case: 14k yellow gold, R458152, two body, 45 mm x 32 mm, case back engraved "Presented to L. A. Fry by Kraft Foods In Recognition Of 25 Years Of Service, December 15, 1966"
    Dial: black, applied gold Arabic numerals and arrow markers, gold hands
    Movement: electric, 502, adjusted
    Band: Hamilton crocodile strap and 14k gold buckle

    Note: This watch, from the personal collection of René Rondeau, is extremely rare. In 1965 Hamilton was approached by Kraft Foods. In previous years Kraft had purchased "Ventura" watches for corporate awards, but Hamilton stopped making this model in 1963. To satisfy Kraft's request for a similar dramatically-styled asymmetric gold watch 100 "Kraft" 14k gold Pacers were produced.

    Condition Report*:

    Type: Hamilton Rare 14k Gold Pacer, Kraft Presentation Watch
    Dial: black, gold numerals and arrow markers
    Hands; gold Dauphine
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Case No: R458152
    Case Info: two body, presentation on the back
    Case Length: 45 mm
    Case Width: 32 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: electric, 502, adjusted
    Band: brown crocodile, Hamilton 14k gold buckle
    Circa: 1966
    Condition: case is very good, dial is good with a small scratch above 6 o'clock, movement good, currently not running, band shows some wear

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    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
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