- Jan 12, 2017
Nice work Rick!Here is the priscilla, matching descriptions above.
And here is penelope
Just missing empress!
It is interesting that this has a gold balance wheel which is atypical for the grade. I have two examples from this run (one only ten numbers away from yours) and both have the expected solid steel balance wheel. Perhaps the gold wheel was a special request to go along with the private label?367022 12 Size, model 1, grade 24.
It is 7 jewels with a gold balance wheel.
Those evil Swiss FakesThe trade are cautioned against purchasing worthless imitations of these movements, which have been recently placed is market, bearing the fictitious names, "Chicago Watch Co.," "Chicago Watch," and "National Watch Co., New-York," with the intention, on the part of dishonorable manufacturers, of injuring the reputation of the Elgin goods
The trade are cautioned against purchasing worthless imatations of these movements