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  1. viclip liked Jerry Treiman's post in the thread Time on the go.

    I usually wear a thinner watch for daily use ( Watch you wear daily ) but just in case we get some windy weather I decided to drop my...

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  2. viclip replied to the thread Waltham Pocket Watch - ID.

    Welcome aboard Oberndorf. I wish that my first pocket watch had been so very nice! The model of your 18-size Waltham watch is "1883" &...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 8:01 PM
  3. viclip liked Montrealgpf1's post in the thread Harwood PL Watch.

    Here is the third one you will know of, then. Pics are fuzzy, but it is a 157.. patent from US. [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  4. viclip liked Keith R...'s post in the thread Odd lot thread.

    My Elias Samuel Yates: It is a 17J lever, SN# 19277. I would date it to 1835 in an 1860 HM case. My watch in post #471 is a Slow Beat...

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  5. viclip liked Kent's post in the thread Father Time 18s.

    George: I've got a soft spot in my heart for the 18-size, full-plate Father Time watches, first appearing in 1898 (see trade mark...

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  6. viclip liked vintageguy's post in the thread Can Anyone Identify The Grade of This Unmarked Hampden.

    I should have added that I bought the movement/dial/hands uncased and then recased it in this 20 Year Crescent. Because it's a 21J...

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  7. viclip liked Kent's post in the thread Can Anyone Identify The Grade of This Unmarked Hampden.

    Basic information about a Dueber-Hampden watch may be obtained online using Henry Burgell's Interactive Hampden Serial Number Lookup...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 4:19 PM
  8. viclip liked Ethan Lipsig's post in the thread LA Times Article about Fred Friedberg and his Illinois Watch Co. Book.

    Today's L.A. Times has a very interesting and lengthy article about Fred Friedberg (who many of us know), his collecting obsessions, and...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 1:07 PM
  9. viclip liked Omexa's post in the thread Jonn Walker, F.C.B.A.P.E Railway Pocket Watch.

    Here is what I am working on at the moment, it is very large at 50.7 mm's movement Diameter. I purchased this while I was exiled to...

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  10. viclip liked Ethan Lipsig's post in the thread LA Times Article about Fred Friedberg and his Illinois Watch Co. Book.

    Today's L.A. Times has a very interesting and lengthy article about Fred Friedberg (who many of us know), his collecting obsessions, and...

    Nov 16, 2019 at 1:03 PM
  11. viclip liked miguel angel cladera's post in the thread Watch you wear daily.

    Today with Columbus "Time King" [ATTACH]

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  12. viclip liked vintageguy's post in the thread Can Anyone Identify The Grade of This Unmarked Hampden.

    Can anyone identify the grade of this unmarked 16s Hampden? It's a Model 4 movement, 21J, Adjusted to Three Positions. Movement Serial...

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  13. viclip liked Keith R...'s post in the thread 15 Jewel 18 size RR Illinois Pocket Watch.

    Thanks Kent!! Keith R... [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  14. viclip liked Kent's post in the thread Researching ways people store pocket watches with chains.

    Hi Glenn: Please add my welcome to Rob's. I use a stand with a glass dome to which I added the brass wire about halfway up the post....

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  15. viclip liked Lee Passarella's post in the thread Researching ways people store pocket watches with chains.

    I've collected a number of antique watch stands over the years, and most have a dish or some other feature that allow the storage of...

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