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  1. Jeff Hess replied to the thread Case Idenification PLEASE.

    my experience with these types of marks are that they are generally underkarated 18k, My hunch is that is an american maker.

    Jan 18, 2020 at 10:32 PM
  2. Jeff Hess liked Tom McIntyre's post in the thread United States Watch Co. Frederic Atherton.

    I purchased this watch about 32 years ago when the Muir and Krause book on the United States Watch Co. had just come out. The first run...

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  3. Jeff Hess liked MrRoundel's post in the thread Wittnauer wrist watch ..advice needed.

    Nice watch. I own 3 Wittnauers. A late sixties vintage automatic, a curvex style rectangular dress watch with a 7TN movement (IIRC), and...

    Jan 17, 2020 at 11:19 PM
  4. Jeff Hess replied to the thread Mid C18th pair case verge with champleve dial and (potentially) interesting provenance.

    thanks. missed some of your info. interesting watch. VERY much so.

    Jan 17, 2020 at 11:17 PM
  5. Jeff Hess replied to the thread time trial watch? or what? Weird Patek.

    learned something today. owned thousands of pateks...never seen the /\/ thing before. movement only brought a rediculous sum on line.

    Jan 17, 2020 at 11:16 PM
  6. Jeff Hess posted a new thread.

    huge crazy likely rare early Omega Regina Trench style 1918 watch

    [ATTACH] From what I can gather on the net, When Omega bought the Regina name around 1915, the briefly used the name in the USA before...

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    Forum: Wrist Watches

    Jan 16, 2020 at 11:18 PM
  7. Jeff Hess replied to the thread Mid C18th pair case verge with champleve dial and (potentially) interesting provenance.

    Founds Batho listed as a"stuff-merchant' in 1835. Same guy? and William Sheen listed as a silvermsith in London int eh late 1700's....

    Jan 16, 2020 at 10:45 PM
  8. Jeff Hess attached a file to the thread Mid C18th pair case verge with champleve dial and (potentially) interesting provenance.

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  9. Jeff Hess attached a file to the thread time trial watch? or what? Weird Patek.

    i saw that.. looks factory to me... for some reason... no, I mean the weird Pi symbol before serial number and I checked for Guillaume...

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  10. Jeff Hess attached a file to the thread time trial watch? or what? Weird Patek.

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  11. Jeff Hess posted a new thread.

    time trial watch? or what? Weird Patek

    thoughts? on these weird marks? [IMG] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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    Forum: European & Other Pocket Watches

    Jan 15, 2020 at 6:32 PM