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Code BA12041027: 1857 MODEL WALTHAM COIN HUNTER CASE, PRIVATE LABEL L. CHAPIN & SON

This is a vintage 18 size American WALTHAM Watch Co.  pocket watch dating from 1869, with coin silver full hunter case in full working order and keeping time. The case is four-hinged hunter in near mint condition as can be seen in the pictures.  All hinges are strong and when the button is pushed the front lid springs open. Inside front lid engraved WARRANTED COIN SILVER with serial number 4260. The serial number is also engraved inside the back and dust covers. The cas weight is 4 Oz.  All lids open and close as they should. The face is white with black Roman numerals marking the hour. An inside center dial exists with black numbers marked in increments of 10 up to 60. The dial is in wonderful condition as can be seen in the pictures: no damage, no hairlines or chips. The glass crystal is in excellent condition too without any scratches or chips. The original Waltham blue hands are in excellent condition. The movement is very clean. Key wind and set, it is engraved with a private label L. Chapin & Son, Oneida, NY. Serial number is 430720, which dates this watch to 1869. It is also marked Fogg's Patent. Inside it is engraved with Fogg's Patent date 14 Feb. 1865. It is running strong and keeps time. It comes with a winding key.  For more information about this watch please connect to http://www.nawcc-info.org/WalthamDB/LookupSN.asp   and type the serial number of the movement. Information can also be found here:  http://www.pocketwatchsite.com/walthamserials.html. This is a nice watch hard to find in such pristine condition.

Price:

SOLD