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  1. pmwas liked gmorse's post in the thread An unusual presentation watch ?.

    Hi Travler1, The case date is certainly 1845/6 and I think the sponsor's/maker's mark is JB over WW, which is for Josiah Barnett ans...

    Jun 2, 2020 at 8:11 AM
  2. pmwas liked Mike M.'s post in the thread I brought an Elgin to a ghost town.

    Very nice picture! :)

    Jun 2, 2020 at 1:44 AM
  3. pmwas liked Tim Fitzgerald's post in the thread US Watch Co, Waltham Mass.

    Here is my U.S Watch co. , I also have two other movements ready to fix when I get around to it. Both have perfect dials. [ATTACH]...

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  4. pmwas replied to the thread US Watch Co, Waltham Mass.

    That’s why I used the term „2nd model” not „model 2”. I don’t have data if these movements were officialy given numbers by the factory...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 5:22 PM
  5. pmwas liked rrwatch's post in the thread Philadelphia Watch Co..

    Here is a private label 19 jewel example with nickle plates housed in an 18 Kt gold case. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. pmwas liked Keith R...'s post in the thread Philadelphia Watch Co..

    It's an American watch with Swiss parts, kinda like Tremont in 1865. It's an American watch with 16 Jewels and nickel plates. Unlike...

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  7. pmwas liked Quasr's post in the thread Philadelphia Watch Co..

    Greetings all. I'm new to this MB and was hoping someone might recognize this model pocket watch and be able to provide a little more...

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  8. pmwas replied to the thread US Watch Co, Waltham Mass.

    This is a 16 size 2nd model made after the 1st ‚dome’ model and quite similar in overall design concept (only has a smaller pallet fork...

    Jun 1, 2020 at 4:17 PM
  9. pmwas liked Christopher Burris's post in the thread US Watch Co, Waltham Mass.

    US Watch Co, Serial Number 18710. I got this not long ago, but never wrote any details other than made in about 1889. Can anyone...

    US Watch dial.jpg US Watch movement.jpg Jun 1, 2020 at 4:07 PM
  10. pmwas liked heifetz17's post in the thread I brought an Elgin to a ghost town.

    I’m visiting an 1864 ghost town this weekend and thought I’d have a bit of fun using one of my Elgins from 1890. I took a cool photo...

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  11. pmwas attached a file to the thread Need help in identifying the watch manufacturer.

    Here’s an SF [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] The watch is marked Gutkaes and Lange, but Hans says it’s a fraud, so let’s...

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  12. pmwas replied to the thread "Its just an Elgin" Collecting Pocket Watches.

    [MEDIA] Veritas in motion :)

    May 31, 2020 at 4:25 AM
  13. pmwas liked pierre mannaert's post in the thread What are YOU wearing today? Please share!.

    2 X Tourist :D [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  14. pmwas liked diveboy's post in the thread 1941 Elgin money clip owned by Prohibition Bootlegger & Gangster.

    nice dedication on it but its not a custom money clip, its the 6600A Currency Clip from 1941. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  15. pmwas liked Robert Stokes's post in the thread 1941 Elgin money clip owned by Prohibition Bootlegger & Gangster.

    Morris Roisner (1889-1952) was a notorious Twin Cities Prohibition Era bootlegger, kidnapper, and gangster who served three years at...

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