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Code BA11120352.1: Illinois Bunn Special Railroad SIXTY HOUR 1928 16S Pocket Watch
|This is a vintage 16 Size (50mm in diameter) Illinois Bunn Special Railroad (SIXTY HOUR) pocket watch dating from 1928, with GOLD FILLED case in full working order and keeping excellent time. The case is Gold Filled all in excellent condition. No dings or dents. Only some minimal wear at spots. Inside back lid engraved BUNN SPECIAL MODEL, Wadworth QUALITY 10 KARAT GOLD FILLED PAT'S PEND'G with serial number 7731746. The typical railroad face is white with black Arabic numerals marking the hour. An inside center second dial exists with black numbers marked in increments of 10 up to 60. The dial is marked Illinois. It is in excellent condition as can be seen in the pictures. No damage. No hairlines or chips. Hands are original nicely blue and in excellent condition. The glass crystal is in excellent condition without any scratches or chips. The damaskeened movement is immaculate and very beautiful. It is engraved SIXTY HOUR Bunn Special ILLINOIS WATCH CO., SPRINGFIELD, ADJUSTED TEMP. AND SIX 6 POSITIONS, 21 JEWELS, MOTOR BARREL, DOUBLE ROLLER, with serial number 50864486, which dates this watch to 1928. It is running strong and keeps excellent time. More information may be found here: http://pocketwatchdatabase.com/search/result/illinois/5086486. Very nice and quality watch.