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SA781247

Antique Gun Metal Pocket Watch

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

This antique has been viewed 23 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.

Description

Antique gun metal pocket watch.
The watch has a nice quality jewelled stem-winding movement which is working nicely. It is protected by an inner hinged cover.
The watch measures 48.5mm diameter excluding the winding stem and the loop. The case is gun metal which is an alloy of copper, tin and zinc which was originally used in gun manufacture but was later replaced by steel. It is in nice condition with just some light surface marking.
The acrylic lens is in nice condition.
The dial has a very faint hairline crack between the centre and 12 o'clock but otherwise it is in nice condition. Blued steel hands, double sunk dial and red outer 24 hour markers.
The watch comes 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.
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1920.


Seller Details

The Vintage Wrist Watch Company
Worcestershire
United Kingdom
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