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Antique Silver Elgin Steam Locomotive Pocket Watch.

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: The Vintage Wrist Watch Company

Description

Antique silver Elgin steam locomotive pocket watch.
The watch has a stem winding movement, grade 73 , which is working nicely. The movement is signed Elgin Nat'l Watch Co and the serial number 5364080 which dates it back to 1894.
The watch measures 55.6mm diameter excluding the stem and the loop. The case is coin silver and was made by Fahys Watch Case Company and has a patent dated 22nd April 1879. The back of the watch has an image of a steam locomotive picked out with a rose gold wash.
The acrylic lens is in nice condition with only the odd minor mark from use.
The signed white enamel dial is in nice condition.
The watch has its original blued steel hands.
The watch will be sent in a new presentation box.
All of our watches are checked over before listing, and are also checked for accuracy which is usually within around +/- two to three minutes over 24 hours (unless otherwise stated), which is considered respectable for a vintage watch.
All of our prices include UK and worldwide postage. We are a VAT registered company and all purchases are covered by Consumer Regulations.
Credit / debit card purchases can be made over the telephone on 01386 750238 or you can proceed via the blue 'Buy now with credit card or Paypal' button on each listing page.
Non-UK buyers are welcome but payment can be made by Paypal only.
Please note that we are an on-line only business and do not have facilities for callers. Our offices are open from Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
With regards to appraisals / valuations, we receive a huge number of information requests each day and unfortunately do not have the manpower to deal with them all individually. Our advice would be to contact a local auctioneer for a full appraisal.



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1890.


Seller Details

The Vintage Wrist Watch Company
Worcestershire
United Kingdom
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