12/0s Pocket Watch

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  1. Old Man 2011

    Old Man 2011 Registered User

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    Has anyone ever heard of a 12/0s pocket watch DSC09989.JPG DSC09979.JPG DSC09988.JPG
     
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  2. richiec

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    That watch is probably measured in the Lignes system but don't know the crossover.
     
  3. Jerry Treiman

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    At this size this is probably a ladies' lapel watch or, if a bottom lug is missing, a ladies wristwatch. 12/0 in the American system is about equal to 9 lignes in the Swiss system.
     
  4. Old Man 2011

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    After I received your message, I took a close look at the bottom next to the hinge and sure enough, I see where it looks like a pin or something was filed off! Thank you for this. Is there any value with this as I can not find anything listed anywhere and they must be scarce. Thanks
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  5. eri231

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    movement was made by A. Schild
    regards enrico

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  6. Old Man 2011

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    Enrico, how in the world did you find this out? I wish that you were here instead of Italy because I would like to sit and have a coffee with you and you can tell me stories about your knowledge of watch's. Wow, I am impressed. This being a very small wrist watch, how did ladies' managed to see the time? Have you ever seen one like it listed anywhere? Thank you very much.
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