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I have a antique gold watch with Geneva and 17 jewels on the

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I have a antique gold watch with Geneva and 17 jewels on the face. I would like to know the value. see photo
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Will replied 2 years ago.
Hi--is this marked as gold inside the case? 14k, 18k, etc.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
no I don't see any markings stating 14k or 18k. There is no case.
Expert:  Will replied 2 years ago.

I meant the frame around the watch works, sorry for the confusion...actual gold cases will be marked on the back, if gold content is included in the construction. Geneva is a well respected Swiss maker, but generally they are not considered "expensive" as with a Rolex or Omega. On the secondary market, most retail from $50 to $75 if in good working condition. Here is a link to eBay completed sales, for example--while the prices on the large auction site tend to be wholesale, in this economy it is strongly indicative of what a private seller can expect to net in a sale.

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