Pocket & Wrist Watch Collector's Auction - Guelph

Thursday June 17, 2021 | 5665 Watson Road North. Guelph, ON. CA. N1H 6J2
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Lot#: 1

Sterling Silver Framed Display & Pocket Watch

- Swiss antique silver (.800) pocket watch displayed in antique (1921) British hallmarked sterling silver 'framed' display case; Reg'd No. 396813- open face, decorative dial and high relief lovely etched rear cover- hallmarked .800 silver pocket watch case and stem (with Swiss Grousse mark)- a very unique combo!


Lot#: 2

Hamilton 1921-22 Swing Out Gold Filled

- Hamilton Watch Co (serial #1904035), 17 jewels,12s, grade 910 with estimated production year 1921-22- high grade gold-filled case with beautiful floral centre carving (25 year guarantee)- movement running (see video), seconds hand sticking- swing-out movement, hinged at 9 (front open faced cover hinged at 6 (only sold with case by Hamilton))- includes specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 3

Antique Waltham Bartlett Derby Sturdy Rolled Plate

- estimated production year 1908, American Waltham Watch Co. (serial #17015136), P.S. Bartlett, 17 jewels, 16s, open face- case #4806174, made in Canada, Derby sturdy rolled plate with decorative etched screw on/off covers- includes spec sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 4

Sterling Silver Antique Open Face with Key

- hallmarks (x3) suggests British sterling silver 1886 case- swing out movement (serial #24792); 8s and hinges at 12:00- gorgeous cover etching of harp-shaped scrolls, floral detail and centre cartouche


Lot#: 5

1920's South Bend 14KT Gold Filled Star

- working (see video)- South Bend Watch Co. (serial #1064453); 17 jewels, 16s, open face, micrometric, single sunk- estimated production year 1924- 14K gold-filled Star Watch Case Co. (#5885864) with 25 year gold wear guarantee- beautifully etched case with cartouche and screw on/off covers


Lot#: 6

Antique Hamilton in Cashier Extra Gold Filled

- working (see video)- Hamilton Watch Co. (serial #1354872), 17 jewels, 16s, Grade 974, open-face, 12 and 24 hour time measurement- beautifully monogrammed, gold filled case (#1799851) with stamped eagle trademark and 'Cashier Extra Gold Filled'- pendant ring is hallmarked 'A.W. C. Co.'


Lot#: 7

Antique Illinois 17 Jewel Lever Set

- estimated production year 1907- Illinois Watch Co. (serial #1998652), 17 jewels, 16s, open-face, lever set- gold filled case (#1334889) stamped 'Wadsworth' in a banner, 20 year warranted- screw on/off covers with decorative etching on rear cover (with a cartouche)


Lot#: 8

Illinois Bunn Special 21 Jewels

- railroad grade with estimated production year 1922- Illinois Watch Co. (serial #4006134), 21 jewels, 16s, lever set, open-face, 6 positions, double roller- Banner gold filled case (#237291), with normal signs of wear for its age and use** note: movement works for short time when pocket watch moved, but unable to wind it


Lot#: 9

1920 Illinois

- working (see video)- Illinois Watch Co. (serial #3703771), 17 jewels, 16s, double roller, open face with estimated production year 1920- Empress, A.W.C. Co. trademark gold filled with crown stamp and 'made in Canada' (case #3897075)- screw on/off covers (almost no finger wear and a few very small light surface scratches- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 10

Antique Elgin Monogram Gold Filled

- estimated production year 1904- Elgin National Watch Co. (serial #10896063), 7 jewels, 12s, Grade 301, hunting style (side-wind) and lovely damaskeened detail- beautifully etched and monogrammed, gold filled case #8618537- Guarantee 20 years gold filled trademark with crown and 'Philadelphia Watch Case Co.'- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 11

1892 Waltham Fortune Gold Filled

- American Waltham Watch Co. (serial #5332766)- estimated production year Feb-May, 1892- 11 jewels, 18s, hunting style (side-wind), gilt movement finish- gold filled hunting (case #1631413) with cuvette and rear cover stamped with 'Fortune' gold filled (guarantee and 20 years) and wings trademark- some finger wear on front cover, age related- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 12

Antique Elgin Ladies Victorian Gold Filled

- Elgin National Watch Co. (serial #9921527); 7 jewels, 6s, hunting style, side-wind- estimated production year 1903- full hunter case (#3001681) gold filled, 'warranted 20 years, Royal, B&B' stamped on cuvette- damaskeened movement and decoratively etched front and rear covers, as seen in photos- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 13

Antique Swiss Mimosa Demi Hunter Ladies

- antique silverplate (hallmarked 'plaque argent' on inside of rear cover, plus other hallmarks and trademark, as see in photos)- dial signature 'Mimosa'; simple and eloquent- charming decorative case with flowers and lovebirds on rear cover


Lot#: 14

Antique Silver Tanner Rogers Ladies Demi-Hunter

- Swiss hallmarked (.800 and grousse) silver ladies pocket watch- demi- hunter with high relief female figure motif on rear cover and decorative etching on perimeter of front cover- case #44500 with cuvette engraved 'No 44500, Tanner Rogers, Locle'- rear cover, cuvette and stem all hallmarked as seen in photos


Lot#: 15

Antique 21j Hamilton Alpha Gold Filled

- handsome Hamilton Watch Co. (serial #1015641), 21 jewel (ruby & sapphire); 16s, open-face, gold settings and gold centre wheel, 1st finish pattern, Grade 992, double sunk dial, double roller, heavy weight- case #267447 (gold-filled stamped 'Alpha' with maple leaf and E)-- estimated production year 1908-1913- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 16

Antique Swiss Omega Cashier Gold Filled

- serial # on movement (#1395335)- dial signed Omega, open-faced; both covers hinged- beautiful gold filled etched case (with 'Cashier' gold plate mark of 25 year guarantee)


Lot#: 17

Illinois 17j Open Faced 10K G.F. Keystone

- estimated production year 1923 (running, see video)- Illinois Watch Co. (serial #4467095), 17 jewels, 16s, damaskeened movement- beautiful hallmarked 10K gold filled Keystone Watch Case Co. etched case with cartouche on rear cover- a very handsome timepiece (comes with specs sheet from Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 18

1940's Elgin Open Face

- Elgin Natioanl Watch Co. (serial #41917141), 9 jewels, 16s, open-face, yellow dial, Grade 594- estimated production year 1943 (war time)- Star Watch Case Co. (cased and timed by Elgin National Watch Co.)- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 19

Illinois 17j Fortune Gold Filled

- antique (estimated production year 1904), running (see video)- Illinois Watch Co. signed movement (serial #1741085); 17 jewels, 18s, open-face- trademark stamped Fortune, gold filled (20 year guarantee), case #1639607- etched rear cover with bird, floral and scroll motif- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 20

Antique Swiss Silver (.800) Silverstone

- hallmarked with Swiss 'Argent 800m' and corresponding silver Grousse hallmark (case #68088); engine turning design on rear cover- signed 'S. Silverstone' dial (white with roman numerals)- ladies or youth size; key wind (no key)- hinged covers (half-hunter style front cover noted for opening)


Lot#: 21

1891 Antique Waltham Gold Filled Hunter

- a lovely antique ladies pocket watch (estimated production year May to Sept., 1891)- American Waltham Watch Co. signed movement and dial (serial #4929999)- hunter style with side-wind; 7 jewels, 6s, gilt movement finish (some minor crazing on dial)- gorgeous hallmarked gold filled etched case (#F21519) Cashier (25 yr guarantee on gold wear)- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 22

Antique Swiss Bejewelled Hunter Soldale

- running (see video)- antique Swiss hunter style ladies pocket watch with charming decorative covers- signed 'Soldale' white dial (roman numerals)- stem at 3 (lever set)- case (#476832) hallmarked as seen in photos


Lot#: 23

Antique Waltham 17j Banner Gold Filled

- running (see video)- estimated production year 1917 (serial #21303686)- American Waltham Watch Co (signed movement and dial)- 17 jewels, 12s, pendant stem, Grade No 225- gold filled case (#227322); hallmarked as seen in photos 'Banner Gold Filled' with maple leaf and E. trademark- handsome slim early 1900's timepiece- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 24

Antique Swiss (.935) Silver Lady Racine

- antique ladies pocket watch hallmarked as seen in photos- .935 Swiss hallmarked silver (with Swiss bear hallmark); also hallmarked on stem- beautiful combination of engine turning design on covers, with scrolling and monogrammed cartouche** note: hands missing, not running


Lot#: 25

Sterling Vintage Swiss Lapel Watch Pin

- hallmarked sterling lapel watch pin- a charming bow design with suspended Swiss Lathin watch (signed dial & non-magnetic)- see photos for details & size- 1950's or earlier


Lot#: 26

Birks Rideau Lapel Watch Pin & Case

- elegant Birks 'Rideau' lapel watch pin with velvet Birks case- pin is silver tone with leaves and flourish design- suspended dainty Birks Rideau signed dial watch, also in silvertone (Swiss movement)- stainless steel back (No 6023) & decorative faceted bezel adding a touch of glimmer


Lot#: 27

Sterling Silver & Sapphire Monnet Bijoux Watch

- reset time, wound & running- vintage hallmarked sterling silver bejeweled bangle bracelet watch- black dial signed Monnet Bijoux with sterling silver bracelet & watch case- 10 prong set (gemstones appear to be sapphire)- a gorgeous vintage piece


Lot#: 28

18K Omega Seamaster Gold Wristwatch

- hallmarked '18K (0750)' yellow gold Omega wrist watch- square designed dial with rose gold tone hands and gold 12, 3, 6 & 9 bar markers- hallmarked on back of watch case and on band, as seen in photos- adjustable fit designed gold band


Lot#: 29

Vintage Wittnauer 10K Gold Ladies

- time set, wound & running at time of photos- elegant Wittnauer 'Geneve' yellow gold ladies wrist watch with 4 prong set diamonds- 10K gold bezel, 10K RGP back, with adjustable gold band hallmarked at 1/20 10K GF top- oyster tone dial with gold hands and bars (faceted bezel for a bit of extra glimmer)- double safety clasp


Lot#: 30

Vintage Bulova 10K Gold-Filled Wrist Watch

- time set, wound and running (see video- vintage rectangle design with expansion band- No. 1663700; hallmarked 10K gold filled Bulova Lo- Bulova signed dial, crown and case back- seconds hand dial- note: some scuffing of crystal


Lot#: 31

Vintage Longreene 23 Wrist Watch

- handsome vintage timepiece- Swiss movement, electronically timed, anti-magnetic- dust proof, stainless steel back, base metal case- gold ombre dial with crystals or diamonds as 12, 6 & 9 (with a date @ 3)- untested movement


Lot#: 32

Vintage Cartier 18K Gold Electroplate

- with Cartier leather strap- ceinture style in yellow gold electroplate- swiss movement- untested


Lot#: 33

Bulova 10K RGP Back Anti-Magnetic

- serial #G944283- 10 Kt RGP back, 2-stone stainless steel expansion wristband, gold with black dial- self-winding, anti-magnetic, water & shock resistant- was able to reset time but not presently working- see photos for details


Lot#: 34

Vintage Bulova Diamond Accutron Wrist Watch

- serial #H24651 (on back of case), circa N5- gold electroplate bezel and stainless steel back- black dial with diamond markers at 12, 3, 6 & 9- appears to have not been worn or minimally (untested)- note: no crystal over dial


Lot#: 35

Vintage Seiko and Lorus Ladies Watches

- a vintage pair (older vintage Seiko & 1970's? Lorus)- older vintage Seiko with expansion wrist band (#404261, stainless steel back 7320-5420-Ro, circa 'N')- sleek gold tone, adjustable fit quartz Lorus (V235-5280-RO); stainless steel back & base metal bezel, Japanese movement- see photos for further details- both untested


Lot#: 36

Vintage Seiko 17 Jewels ladies' Gold Plate Watch

- Seiko (8901150); AJGP 1520-3350 & logo (all marked on case back)- elegant styled ladies 17 jewels wristwatch with miniature open face within elongated rectangle case, as one with the gold mesh band- 56P Seiko band with security chain & size adjustment


Lot#: 37

Pair of Vintage Seiko Ladies Watches

- almost twins! double the collection- Seiko Quartz (504892), Japan movement, Circa 'F', stainless steel back, 2P20-5A40 RO, gold tone bezel with white dial & Seiko leather band- Seiko Quartz (051141), Japan movement, Circa 'H', stainless steel back, 2Y00-5470 RO, gold tone bezel with white dial and replacement made in Hong Kong wrist band


Lot#: 38

Seiko Quartz Digital Alarm Chronograph

- comes with instruction manual- mens silver tone Seiko LC Digital Quartz alarm chronograph- with solar powered cell as primary battery and a second silver oxide battery (primary will require recharging and secondary may require replacing)


Lot#: 39

Sector Quartz Men's Wrist Watch

- Swiss made, water resistant 200m, all stainless steel (#11082)- see photos for details of dial, bezel & Seiko expansion wrist band- note: 2 small black dial pieces on edge (at 12 & 4) have detached


Lot#: 40

Vintage Saldory 21j & Jean Cardst 17j

- both time pieces wound & working (see videos)- note: the Saldory will run, then stop & then with movement of watch, will run again)- Saldory #58514, 21 jewels, Incabloc, unbreakable spring, anti-magnetic, water resistant, stainless steel back, swiss- Jean Cardot tropicalized 17 jewel, diamond tooled silver tone watch with stainless steel back- both without wrist bands- see photos for details


Lot#: 41

Vintage Caro Swiss Made Gents Wrist Watch

- set, wound & working (manual wind), see video- Swiss made handsome Caro diamond tooled, gold tone with champagne dial (& small seconds dial)- a nice vintage look and appears in good condition- leather strap likely original and needs replacing for wearing


Lot#: 42

Antique Ladies Dress Watches

- 4 in total (Elgin, Birks Rideau, Gruen, Westfield)- Elgin 17j, oval case, faceted fancy bezel insert, gold expansion bracelet (no winding crown)- Birks Rideau Swiss-made ladies watch, round with fancy faceted bezel, Speidel expandable band (note: dial has some wear, as seen in photos)- Gruen Precision ladies engraved and dated (Xmas 1958) ladies gold watch, expansion band & no winding crown - Westfield Swiss-made (#882249) ladies gold wrist watch with expansion band (missing an attachment link on one end)


Lot#: 43

Birks Swiss Made 10K GP Dress Watch

- sleep and elegant Birk's ladies gold wrist watch- Swiss made movement; stainless steel back- 10K yellow gold plated mesh style band (with Birks logo)- ombre (black to gold) dial with gold hands- see photos for details


Lot#: 44

Jules Jurgensen Automatic Men's Watch

- Swiss made movement (#147270 - on back of case)- stainless steel, automatic- silver tone horizontal tonneau shape with decorative dial and calendar window- silvertone 100% stainless steel size adjustable link band


Lot#: 45

Waltham Sterling Silver Bangle Watch

- vintage sterling bangle bracelet Waltham watch- hallmarked in London,England (Old England Watches Ltd.)- Waltham signed black dial with English sterling lion hallmark- see photos for details


Lot#: 46

Ladies 14K Bulova Watch

- lovely Bulova vintage evening wear ladies wrist watch, circa N8- with corded band and safety clasp- stamped 14 Kt on back of case - 2 cushion round diamond set lugs and decorative prong-set diamond bezel (not officially confirmed)** Note: clasp needs a slight adjustment to close completely with ease


Lot#: 47

Pair of Vintage Seiko Watches

- another double collection (one evening and one casual) - white gold plated Seiko ladies dress watch (WGP band and WGP stainless steel case back)- yellow gold plated Seiko ladies casual watch (SGP stainless steel case back) and worn leather band- see photos for details of serial #'s and other markings on backs and dials, plus condition of each piece


Lot#: 48

Seiko Quartz Mens Gold Wrist Watch

- unworn, still with original tag- with Hardlex crystal; stainless steel- serial # N1034 and also case and movement ref numbers on back of case- Japan movement and ref numbers on dial as well - size adjustable band


Lot#: 49

Antique Ladies Wrist Watches

- Gruen 17 jewels Precision ladies dress watch in white gold plate (1/20 10K); stainless steel back- Bendix 15 jewels, Swiss made ladies multi-tone watch with corded band and size adjustment metal closure (note: missing crown)- Gruen decorative (art nouveau?) unique ladies antique watch with expansion band


Lot#: 50

14K White Gold Croton Ladies Watch

- a stunning looking wrist watch- Croton signed dial and 14K hallmark on case back accented- watch lugs with prong set diamonds and black accent on speidel expansion band give this timepiece a beautiful overall appearance


Lot#: 51

Kingston 17 Jewels Antique Swiss Ladies

- antique ladies 17 jewels (Swiss movement and 'Kingston' signed dial)- gold numbers on dial and decorative band connectors each with a diamond prong set- expansion band appears to be a newer era replacement


Lot#: 52

Jubilee, Wittnauer and Timex

- 3 vintage wristwatches- Jubilee signed dial with diamond or crystals, stainless steel back and adjustable size band- Wittnauer signed dial (stainless steel back) with gorgeous mesh style band and octagonal bezel- Timex signed dial with chrome plate base metal bezel and stainless steel back (all stainless steel mesh style band)- all untested, but otherwise in good overall condition


Lot#: 53

Jules Jurgensen & Seiko

- Swiss made Jules Jurgensen automatic with date window (serial # 147269); note the strap is in poor condition- Seiko quartz, gold dial and bezel, base metal and stainless steel back, 7431-5049 RO; #450044- both untested (see photos for details of each watch)


Lot#: 54

Timex 21 Jewels and Working Swiss Gallet

- vintage Timex 21 jewels gold men's watch (waterproof, dustproof, shockproof, stainless steel back (expansion section of gold band needs some repair)- working older vintage Swiss-made Gallet men's square watch (gold filled top); expansion band missing 3 top pieces- see photos for details of each watch


Lot#: 55

Collection of Gold Ladies Watches

- 4 watches of various vintage- Bulova, Wittnauer Geneve, Cardinal 17 jewels and Seiko quartz- see photos for details of each watch and markings- all untested, sold as is


Lot#: 56

Equity Watch Co. Gold Filled Antique

- working when wound (see video)- Equity Watch Co. (Boston) 7 jewels movement (serial # 26705)- open-face, signed dial and movement, sunk seconds dial and a minutes measurement by ones and fives- beautiful etched gold-filled case (Fortune; American Watch Case Co.)- see photos for details of this collectible pocket watch


Lot#: 57

U.S. Watch Co. (Waltham) B&B Royal Gold Filled

- late 1800's or early 1900's ladies hunter style gold-filled pocket watch (serial # 709289)- United States Watch Co. (Waltham); movement and dial signed- gorgeous B&B Royal gold-filled warranted x 20 years (case #3255332); with cuvette- etched floral and birds on both front and rear covers


Lot#: 58

Ingersoll-Trenton with Keystone 10K Gold Filled

- running after wound (see video)- Ingersoll-Trenton signed movement and dial- serial #3269448 (estimated production year 1900-1905)- case # 9448693 Keystone Watch Case Co, 10K gold filled; handsomely etched with monogrammed cartouche- open face with screw-on front and back covers- note: minute hand not fully secured and easily pops off (will need refastening)


Lot#: 59

Antique Waltham 23j

- running after wound (see video)- serial #18130817 (estimated production year 1911)- 23 jewels, 18s, Grade Vanguard, American Waltham Watch Co.- damaskeened movement, great dial design and overall vintage look- case #3733005 (Empress A.W.C. Co. logo with case made in Canada)


Lot#: 60

Antique 17j Rockford & Fortune Gold Filled Case

- Rockford Watch Co. (serial # 725581), 17 jewels, 18s, open-face, grade 935- estimated production year 1907 (running after wound, see video)- signed white dial, roman numerals, sunk seconds dial- case # 607896, gold filled (Fortune; A.W.C. Co)- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 61

Hamilton 21j Railroad Grade in Gold Filled Case

- running after wound (see video)- serial # C323645; 21 jewels, 16s, Grade 992B, open face- estimated production year 1951 (Railroad Grade)- case #5106742 (10K gold filled Fortune 'Sturdy' case made in Canada)- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 62

Waltham Seaside 14Kt Sovereign Gold Filled

- running after wound (see video)- serial #13783061 American Waltham Watch Co. (both movement and dial signed)- estimated production year 1905 (engraved in 1907 'From Mother to Florence M. Johnson Oct. 15.07- 15 jewels (mix run); 6s, Grade Seaside, full hunter- 14kt gold filled (25 year warranted) Sovereign (case # 68950) with floral etching- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)- note: rear cover has a few tiny dark spots, as seen in photos


Lot#: 63

Illinois Watch Co. Empress Gold Filled

- running when wound (see videos)- estimated production year 1902; 18s, 11 jewels- serial # 1644522 (Illinois Watch Co.), signed dial and movement; side wind- Empress (A.W.W. Co) hallmarked gold filled open face case (# 656107)- engine-turned design on rear cover with decoratively framed cartouche


Lot#: 64

Illinois Watch Co. Wadsworth Gold Filled

- running when wound (see videos), unable to set time- serial # 2615116 (estimated production year 1914)- 17 jewels, 16s, double roller, Grade 605, open face- case # 2150445 (Wadsworth 'Referee' gold filled warranted 20 years)- comes with spec sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 65

Pair of Ladies Antique Collectibles

- pair of antique unlabelled dials (both silver petites)- unique metal design (rear and front covers) with scrolling around edge; fancy dial; note that one hand is loose and back cover is tightly screwed on and not forced off for photos of movement- smaller silver open face with white roman numeral dial and sub seconds hand dial (needs the case hinge repaired, as seen in photos)


Lot#: 66

Antique Elgin Open Face Empress A.W.C. Co.

- running when wound (see video)- serial # 19160789 (Elgin National Watch Co.)- estimated production year 1917; 16s, 7 jewels, gilt finish movement, open face- signed dial and movement; 12 and 24 hour time measurement with sunk seconds hand dial - case #1235186 Empress gold filled (A.W.C. Co.)- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 67

Waltham 17j P.S. Bartlett Gold Filled Mira

- antique Waltham (estimated production year 1904)- serial #14141622, 17 jewels (ruby), 18s, Grade P.S. Bartlett; 12 and 24 hour measurement- gold filled (Mira) case # 1834161, registered- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)- note: needs a new seconds hand


Lot#: 68

Waltham 17 Jewels Fortune Gold Filled A.W.C. Co.

- serial # 12788883 (estimated production year 1903)- 17 jewels, 18s, Grade No. 825, open face, decorative guilloche style on movement plates- gold filled (Fortune trademark A.W.C. Co.; warranted 20 years), case # 438388- art nouveau design etched rear cover- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)- note: missing hands and crown/stem ring


Lot#: 69

Bijou Swiss Fancy Ladies Gold Filled Keystone

- signed Bijou Watch Co. movement and fancy dial (running when wound but stops when turned over)- hunter style gold filled Keystone Watch Co. Case (# 6767742) hallmarked also 'J. Boss'; warranted gold filled x 20 years- guilloche designed covers, with cartouche- note: missing stem pendant ring


Lot#: 70

Swiss Made Lincoln Gold Filled Decagon

- working movement after wound but temperamental (later wouldn't run after winding); 10 sided (decagon)- 'Gene X' 17 jewels, 5 adjustments, Swiss made movement (serial # unknown)- face dial labeled "Lincoln'- Warwick hallmarked gold filled silver case #1825037 (absolutely gorgeous edging design and rear cover case very unique)- back cover is a snap on style- breguet hands (full moon style)


Lot#: 71

St. Louis Special with Railroad Motif

- running when wound (see video); temperamental- unique vintage St. Louis Watch Co. men's pocket watch- guilloche designed movement plates and signed (serial # 1637421)- dial signed 'St. Louis Special'; white dial with roman numerals and seconds sub dial - case # 142235 hallmarked Tornado


Lot#: 72

Omega Swiss 1916 15 Jewels

- antique Swiss Omega Watch Co. (serial # 5193750)- estimated production year 1916, 15 jewels, 2 adjustments, open face- Omega (G.E. Meredith) signed dial (nice look) and signed Omega Watch Co. Swiss movement- gold filled (Empress, A.W.C. Co.) case # 1647698 (monogrammed rear cover)- able to set time but not running (appears fully wound)


Lot#: 73

Pair of Antique Ladies Open Face

- Victorian style antique decorative ladies pocket watches (both front and rear covers hinged)- N.E.W. Co (New England Watch Co.) movement (serial #302904); estimated production year 1898-1914; 0s; case hallmarked 10K gold filled with N.E. logo- note: both pocket watches need dial hand repair (as seen in photos)


Lot#: 74

New York Standard Watch Co. Men's

- serial #BD077487 (estimated production year 1909-1920)- 7 jewels, 16s, open face; hinged rear and front covers, hallmarked case includes protective cuvette; case #4362849- signed movement and dial- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 75

Sterling Silver Illinois 15 Jewels

- serial #2669367 Illinois Watch Co. (15j; 0 size)- estimated production year 1914- open face hallmarked Keystone sterling silver case (#3079118)- comes with spec sheet (Pocket Watch Database)- note: movement runs when pocket watch case is face down, otherwise stops


Lot#: 76

1907 Rockford Gold Filled Fortune A.W.C. Co.

- running after wound (see videos)- serial #704701 (signed Rockford on dial and movement); guilloche decorative plates- 17 jewels, 18s, Grade 935, open face- gold filled 'Fortune' hallmarked case warranted 20 years, A.W.C.Co (#511201); dated- art nouveau floral design and monogrammed rear screw on cover


Lot#: 77

Antique Times Two

- pair of antique gold filled pocket watches- larger 'Brenna' signed dial is running after winding (see video); missing seconds hand; gold filled art nouveau design case (#1435327), hallmarked 'Mira' with logo- smaller hunter style (serial #163538; 15 jewels) Chas Himmelman (Lunenburg, N.S.) signed dial; side wind; gold filled extra Cashier (A.W.C.Co. (#980239)- note: movement not secured to case in smaller pocket watch plus hands, crown pendant ring, bezel and crystal are missing (see photos)


Lot#: 78

Tavannes Watch Co. Early 1900's

- serial #6222804- Tavannes signed dial and movement (Swiss)- 15 jewels, open face- gold filled 'Empress' A.W.C. Co. hallmarks, as seen in photos (case # 1017011)- art nouveau etched rear cover design with cartouche- some info re: the Tavannes Watch Co. is included


Lot#: 79

Omega Swiss 15 Jewels Gold Filled Fortune

- serial #5693299 Swiss Omega Watch Co. movement; 15 jewels, 2 positions- dial signed N.F. Wilmot (London)- gold filled 'Fortune' (20 year warranty), case #1472006; stamped '16' (1916?)


Lot#: 80

1910 South Bend Gold Filled B&B Royal

- running after wound (see videos)- estimated production year 1910 (serial #602360)- 7 jewels (ruby), 16s, Grade 203, guilloche design movement plates- hallmarked hold filled 'B&B - Royal' warranted 20 years (case #6249117)- etched rear cover with monogrammed cartouche


Lot#: 81

1919 Illinois 17j Empress Gold Filled A.W.C. Co.

- running after wound (see videos)- serial #3573404 (Illinois Watch Co., Springfield)- 17 jewels, 16s, open face, estimated production year 1919- case #868357 (gold filled 'Empress' A.W.C. Co.)- decorative etched rear cover with cartouche- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 82

T. Eaton Co. Ltd. 17 Jewels Swiss

- running after wound (see videos)- serial #212739, Swiss made movement with private label T. Eaton Co. Ltd. (movement and dial signed)- 17 jewels, open face- case #1602940 'Fortune' (20 year warranted) gold filled- finger/pocket wear on rear cover


Lot#: 83

Lonville Ladies Hunter Style Empress Gold Filled

- estimated production year 1908 (serial #14905)- antique ladies' Lonville (movement and dial signed)- case #557292 'Empress' (guaranteed 10 years) gold filled (beautiful etched front and rear covers); cuvette


Lot#: 84

Antique Waltham 15j Open-Face

- ran after winding (but with movement of watch, it stops and starts)- serial #21982209, Waltham (A.W.W. Co.)- estimated production year 1918- 15 jewels, 16s, Grade No. 620, open face- Waltham gold filled case (#3331196); made in Canada, screw on front and rear covers- note: running when pocket watch dial facing down and stops when pocket watch flipped over- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 85

Antique Ladies Waltham Side Wind Hunter

- estimated production year May-November 1891- serial #4783349 (American Waltham Watch Co.)- 7 jewels, 16s, gilt movement, Grade No. 20- case #219102 (gold filled 'Cashier' 25 year guarantee)- note: front cover hinge needs repair- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 86

1907 Waltham P.S. Bartlett and Fob

- serial #16043389 (American Waltham Watch Co.)- estimated production year 1907; 17 jewels (ruby material), 18s, open face, adjusted- Waltham signed dial and movement- case #755716 gold filled 'Hudson' guarantee 20 years- comes with a 12" fob (large decorative links) as seen in photos- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 87

Rare G.D. Pringle (Guelph) Private Label

- serial #12099288 (private label signatures on movement and dial); movement appears to have been manufactured by Waltham- estimated production year 1902, 15 jewels, 6s, Seaside Grade (specs sheet - Pocket Watch Database included)- hunting style, gold filled ('Cashier' 25 years guarantee (A.W.C.Co.); monogrammed cartouche and beautiful etched covers- note: front cover not clasping to stay closed but rear cover good


Lot#: 88

Knickerbocker Watch Co. 15 Jewels

- serial #190634 (Knickerbocker Watch Co.)- 15 jewels, open face- case #1448979 (gold filled, with logo)- engine-turned design on rear cover with decorative cartouche- note: missing hour and seconds hands


Lot#: 89

Ladies Porcelain Enamel Fancy Dial

- antique ladies gold filled hunting style case #1204582; gold filled guaranteed 20 years- movement signed 'Republic USA' with serial #991134- fancy porcelain enamel dial (hands need reattaching)- beautiful etched covers and scalloped edge look


Lot#: 90

1871 Waltham John Rose

- serial #477562 (estimated production year July-October 1871)- 11 jewels, 18s, gilt movement, adjusted- movement signed 'John Rose Bay City, Mich'- hunting style with inner crystal (hinged), cuvette, American Watch co. dial signature- side stem/crown (key wind but missing key)- note: some finger/pocket wear; solid feel to this antique and front cover not fully clasping closed- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)


Lot#: 91

Pair of Antique Ladies' Waltham Gold Filled

- antique fancy monogrammed ladies Waltham (serial #017813978) with Cashier Extra gold filled case (#1055614)- also ladies Waltham 1908 7 jewels, 0s, hunting style (serial #16828617) with lovely etched gold filled 'Sovereign' (with logo), case #119338 (front cover not closing fully)- note: both missing hands, as seen in photos


Lot#: 92

1896 Elgin Hunting with GF Keystone (J. Boss) Case

- 1896 antique (serial #6476594); 18s, 7 jewels, gilt movement, lever setting, Grade 96- single sunk dial, roman numerals, side stem/crown, signed Elgin Nat?l Watch Co (able to set time but not running)- elaborate gold detail on edges (gold-filled guaranteed 15 years ?J. Boss?; Keystone Watch Case hallmarked, case #2649503)- comes with specs sheet (Pocket Watch Database)- see photos for details and note the small part that was taped to the one side of the pocket watch


Lot#: 93

Unusual Antique Swiss Fancy Dial Pocket Watch

- with parts for repair, as seen in photos (circa unknown but appears quite old)- appears to be a Swiss made watch and is key wound (no key found)- fancy etched (village hut/cabin & palm trees) gold tone dial, blue metallic hands, roman numerals- hinged rear cover is decoratively etched with cartouche & inside of cover hallmarked with a crown & ?Aluminum/Gold? (case # 2753)- see photos for details of the watch and the extra parts


Lot#: 94

Collection of Pocket Watch Movement & Case Parts

- American Waltham ?Traveler? movement/dial (serial #12815120) & gold-filled (guaranteed 20 years ?Fortune?; A.W.C. Co) case parts- private label pocket watch dial (Swiss movement; serial #535192) & gold-filled ?Banner? case (#152888); likely early 1900?s- gold-filled open-face case (#726360); ?Fortune?/ A.W.C. Co- Swiss movement (no dial); unsure if it needs parts/repairs- unusual Lorie watch (without a crystal or hands); as is (see photos)


Lot#: 95

'Great War 1914-1919' Victory Medal on Fob Chain

- collectible bronze Victory medallion (?The Great War For Civilization 1914-1919) with the edge impressed with the service number, rank, name & unit of the recipient (322974, GNR G.H. SPEER, C.F.A)- 36 mm diameter and connected to a rope-style fob chain (stamped Made 1928)- all in all, amazing historical antique items- see photos for all the details


Lot#: 96

Let's Finish with a Seiko Stop Watch & Sterling

- 2 items in this lot- Seiko (serial # 341995) silver tone stop watch (tested and working!)- sterling silver hallmarked fob ornament with gemstones (see photos for details of the 4 hallmarks)


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