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Another watch with a fob. Any info and worth (including fob
Another watch with a fob. Any info and worth (including fob and chain) please. Is this worth taking to a jewelry to get working again for current usage? Thank you!5. Howard: Gold “JSJ” with clip fob a… read more
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Last one! Again, any details and worth please, including
Last one! Again, any details and worth please, including attached chain. Is this worth bringing to a jeweler to get working again?Rockford Watch Co.: Gold “P” with gold chain and fobSize: 2 7/8” acros… read more
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I have several family owned watches that I am wondering
I have several family owned watches that I am wondering about. I'd like more details about this one, including its worth and whether I should polish it and/or take it to a jeweler to see if it can bec… read more
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I have an Elgin Natl Pocketwatch that i need appraised and
I have an Elgin Natl Pocketwatch that i need appraised and and any info you can ascertain. The watch has a gilded, engraved floral pattern with a small house and barn i believe on both sides. The watc… read more
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I inherited an Elgin Nat'l Watch Co. gold open faced pocket
I inherited an Elgin Nat'l Watch Co. gold open faced pocket watch. It has Roman numerals with secondary #'s 5 thru 60 and has 17 jewels. The internal serial number is(###) ###-####with a case number *… read more
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I received an old pocket watch in a presentation case. I'm
Hi Kim. I received an old pocket watch in a presentation case. I'm told that the watch chain is 24 carat gold plated,and the watch itself is a jewel movement. It has a key to wind it, and another piec… read more
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I have a South Bend pocket watch, from a friend. I am
I have a South Bend pocket watch, from a friend. I am interested in selling it, I was wondering how to price it. I have tried researching for comprable items on eBay, and they aren't quite the same. t… read more
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We have just acquired an "Elgin" pocket watch, size 7/0,
We have just acquired an "Elgin" pocket watch, size 7/0, stem-wind, with seconds dial. "Warranted 14 K U.S. Assay" hunter case serial #574486 by B.W.C. Company (Brooklyn Watch Case Company) with elega… read more
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I have my grandfather Elgin pocket watch. I am not sure how
I have my grandfather' Elgin pocket watch. I am not sure how old it is but I think it's from the 1920's. It does not have a case that closes over the watch face (I am not sure if that matters but most… read more
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I inherited an Illinois Watch Company pocket watch that my
I inherited an Illinois Watch Company pocket watch that my mother described as "my dad's railroad watch". It has a serial number of(NNN) NNN-NNNNon the movement, and "Safety Pinion" above the company … read more
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I just inherited an old mens wrist watch. Gold-tone casing,
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I have a Waltham pocket watch (case serial number(NNN) NNN-NNNN
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i have a watch that belonged to my dad. he passed away and mom just gave it to me. it is a pocket watch that was made by illinois watch company. i can wind it but i can't set the time. i can pull the … read more
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