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Code BA140803633: Mint Elgin 16S Railroad Pocket Watch 1954
|This is a mint 16 Size (50mm in diameter) Elgin 571 Model pocket watch dating from 1954, with GOLD FILLED case in full working order and keeping excellent time. This watch is in virtually mint condition. It was professionally serviced and perfectly timed. The case is 10K Gold Filled all in excellent condition without dents or dings. No brassing. Inside back lid engraved CASED AND TIMED BY ELGIN NATIONAL WATCH CO., KEYSTONE, J. BOSS, 10K GOLD FILLED, with serial number K093590. The Elgin railroad dial is made of white porcelain with black Arabic numerals marking the hour. The second dial has black numbers marked in increments of 10 up to 60. The dial is marked B. W. Raymond, ELGIN. It is in mint condition without any kind of damage. No hairlines. No crack or chips. The blue hands are Elgin original and in excellent condition. The glass crystal is in excellent condition without any scratches or chips. The damaskeened movement is immaculate. It is engraved ELGIN 571 U-S-A, 9 ADJUSTMENTS, 21 JEWELS, B. W. Raymond, with serial number I275211, which dates this watch to 1954 according the pocket watch database: https://pocketwatchdatabase.com/search/result/elgin/I275211. It has been professionally examined, cleaned, oiled and timed. It is running strong and keeps excellent time. Very nice and quality watch, difficult to find in such a condition.