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Code BA140803627: Mint 16S Waltham Vanguard 23J Railroad Pocket Watch 1943

This is a nice 16 Size (50mm in diameter) WALTHAM Vanguard pocket watch dating from 1943, with GOLD FILLED case in full working order and keeping excellent time. This watch is in virtually mint condition. The case is Gold Filled all in excellent condition without dents or dings. No brassing. Inside back lid engraved ILLINOIS WATCH CO., 10K ROLLED GOLD PLATE with serial number 6499413. The dial is white with black Arabic numerals marking the hour and the minutes are graduated. An inside center second dial exists with black numbers marked in increments of 10 up to 60. The dial is marked Waltham Vanguard 23 Jewels. It is in mint condition without any kind of damage. No hairlines. No crack or chips. The blue hands are original and in mint condition. The glass crystal is in excellent condition without any scratches or chips. The damaskeened movement is in mint condition as well. It has gold centre wheel. It is engraved WALTHAM, VANGUARD U.S.A., 23 JEWELS, 8 ADJUSTMENTS, with serial number 32057696, which dates this watch to 1943. It has been professionally examined, cleaned, oiled and timed. It is running strong and keeps excellent time. More information may be found here: Very nice and quality watch.