Service markings inside the case.

Discussion in 'European & Other Pocket Watches' started by PWfanatik, Jun 18, 2017.

  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  1. PWfanatik

    PWfanatik Registered User
    NAWCC Member

    Jul 7, 2015
    936
    0
    0
    Building trades Project Manager
    Country Flag:
    Region Flag:
    I looked for threads on this and in the encyclopedia.
    Does anyone out there have studies they have done on various servicer's markings on the inner case back?
    Equally interesting are the precious metals content assessments placed there by Pawn brokers and the like (not Hallmarks). Although hall marks are a very interesting topic.
    Dave.
     
  2. richiec

    richiec Registered User
    NAWCC Member

    Feb 24, 2007
    5,469
    3
    38
    Male
    automotive warranty inspector
    Brick, Ocean, NJ
    Country Flag:
    Region Flag:
    Most servicers had their own code for what was done to the watch, cleaning, parts replacement, etc. Unless you have their repair book, there is no deciphering the codes but some may look like just date codes. When you look at a watch with multiple markings, unless they were done by the same watchmaker, they are all different.
     
Loading...
Similar Threads - Service markings inside Forum Date
Need help identifying markings on pocket watch European & Other Pocket Watches Jun 12, 2017
American Waltham, Gents watch, markings and info help European & Other Pocket Watches Oct 31, 2016
FRUSTRATED... need some help with antique Swiss watch service European & Other Pocket Watches Apr 17, 2012
Looking for Canadian Service Facility European & Other Pocket Watches Nov 21, 2011
Ryrie Service...need some help. European & Other Pocket Watches Sep 15, 2011

Share This Page