The Boreal Arrow
Code BA110521452: 1909 Gold Filled 12 Size Elgin Pocket Watch
| This is a nice 345 Grade, Elgin pocket watch made in 1909. |
It is in excellent running order and keeps excellent time. It has been recently cleaned, oiled and timed.
SIZE and WEIGHTThis is a 12 size 5 model. It measures around 44 mm (1.77 inches) in diameter (excluding pendant crown and bow). It weighs about 55 g (1.94 ounces).
CASEThe open-face case is 10K Rolled Gold Plated and still in excellent condition for its age without any damage.
Engraved inside the back lid: KEYSTONE, VICTORY, 10K ROLLED GOLD PLATE.
It has serial number 5267740.
MOVEMENT12 Size movement in excellent and clean condition.
Marked Elgin Natl. Watch Co., U. S. A., 17 Jewels with serial number 13883295.
It has a SAFETY PINION, which will unscrew in case the main spring is broken. This protects the wheel train and bearings from the sudden released power of the mainspring.
This is a stem wind and set movement and has 17 jewels.
It is running strong and keeps excellent time.
DIALThe porcelain dial is highly decorated with different colours and patterns. It is in nice condition although it has few hairlines as can be seen in the pictures.
It is marked Elgin.
HANDSHeavy Diamond style hands are original and in excellent condition.
CRYSTALThe glass crystal is in excellent condition without scratches or chips.
This is a nice pocket watch fully functional and has been professionally checked and timed. It comes with a nice gold filled to gold plated chain.
Price: US $145 (Lay-by Plan Available)