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  1. Allan C. Purcell attached a file to the thread Jules Lacroix.

    [ATTACH]Jules Lacroix. He is on the net, but all in French.

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  2. Allan C. Purcell replied to the thread Is this a Patek mouvement?.

    Spot on and Correct. Allan.

    Feb 27, 2020 at 10:17 AM
  3. Allan C. Purcell liked Telelucă Cristian's post in the thread Is this a Patek mouvement?.

    I found the book but its quiet expensive: 200 swiss francs its a lot. 200 swiss francs and no mechanics or serial numbers...but you...

    Feb 27, 2020 at 10:13 AM
  4. Allan C. Purcell replied to the thread Is this a Patek mouvement?.

    The book I took the photograph from (See above) is from a coffee table book, I call it that because it´s hard to pick up from the table....

    Feb 27, 2020 at 3:20 AM
  5. Allan C. Purcell attached a file to the thread Is this a Patek mouvement?.

    https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/bf03215478.pdf [ATTACH] [ATTACH] Very interesting thread. (Photographs from "Patek...

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  6. Allan C. Purcell liked Lychnobius's post in the thread Jos Johnson, 26 Church St. Liverpool..

    This seems to be a perfectly genuine Johnson movement; it is slightly unusual in that it has eleven jewels (i.e. the lever and the...

    Feb 26, 2020 at 10:30 AM
  7. Allan C. Purcell attached a file to the thread Is this a Patek mouvement?.

    https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/bf03215478.pdf [ATTACH] [ATTACH] A very interesting thread.

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  8. Allan C. Purcell attached a file to the thread Hallmark on the Patek Philippe movement.

    Karl Kochman´s book. No togue hanking out?? page 570 Swiss [ATTACH]

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  9. Allan C. Purcell liked John Matthews's post in the thread Odd lot thread.

    Keith - the comparison you have drawn attention to, is very interesting - particularly regarding the cases. Here side by side are the...

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  10. Allan C. Purcell replied to the thread Jos Johnson, 26 Church St. Liverpool..

    Sorry, Ian, did not notice you live in England, maybe then an AHS Section or the BHI....

    Feb 22, 2020 at 2:48 PM
  11. Allan C. Purcell replied to the thread Odd lot thread.

    Could be right there Keith, Wolverhampton is just up the road from Coventry. Don't go there on Saturdays its the same as Los Angeles on...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 11:05 AM
  12. Allan C. Purcell replied to the thread Jos Johnson, 26 Church St. Liverpool..

    I hate to contradict Graham, who is very knowledgeable about these types of watches, and his information given to you is first class. I...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 10:57 AM
  13. Allan C. Purcell liked John Matthews's post in the thread Helsby families of Liverpool case makers and their marks.

    Wellfield Your family tree has resolved a number of uncertainties I had, regarding the identification of the Helsby family members...

    Feb 22, 2020 at 8:24 AM
  14. Allan C. Purcell replied to the thread W. Forrest egyptian pillar fusee verge pocket watch movement..

    The balance cover arms on Rich´s watch could be Queen Ann, she came to the thrown in 1702.

    Feb 21, 2020 at 2:59 PM