Unknown pocket watch, any insight welcomed

Discussion in 'European & Other Pocket Watches' started by Stuart Coe, Apr 2, 2020.

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  1. Stuart Coe

    Stuart Coe New Member

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    IMG_20200402_124823.jpg IMG_20200402_124815.jpg IMG_20200402_124802.jpg IMG_20200402_124742.jpg IMG_20200402_122413.jpg IMG_20200402_124720.jpg IMG_20200402_124742.jpg IMG_20200402_124802.jpg IMG_20200402_124815.jpg IMG_20200402_124823.jpg I have been left this pocket watch in a will. Can anyone tell me anything about it? Dates etc. Any help greatly received.
     
  2. Telelucă Cristian

    Telelucă Cristian Registered User

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    Hey Stuart. Please take a photo of the movement. Greetings
     
  3. Telelucă Cristian

    Telelucă Cristian Registered User

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    At first sight it seams to be similar with this one
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  4. Stuart Coe

    Stuart Coe New Member

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    Hi, here are a couple of images.

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  5. Telelucă Cristian

    Telelucă Cristian Registered User

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    It's a nice swiss made pocket watch with complications,date, day, month, moonphase. Unfortunetly I can't tell who was the manufacturer.
     
  6. Telelucă Cristian

    Telelucă Cristian Registered User

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    This an exemple of a similar pocket watch with a cylinder movement. Yours has an anker escapement.

     
  7. Stuart Coe

    Stuart Coe New Member

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    Hi. It says Argentan. Is that a manufacturer?
     
  8. Telelucă Cristian

    Telelucă Cristian Registered User

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    No, its the material of the case. Its also called alpaca
     
  9. Stuart Coe

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    What would you recommend I do to find out the manufacturer? Thank you so much for your help.
     

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