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  • 1892-Elgin-14k-Gold-Case-6s-11j-Pocket-Watch-Scarce-Only-84-000-Made-01-skep 1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made

    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made
    14K GOLD CASE / SCARCE ONLY 84,000 MADE / 1892 ELGIN 6S 11J POCKET WATCH. Working and was tested over a 20 hour period and lost between 3 & 4 minutes. It will need a service or repair to keep perfect time, has sat idle for years. The nice 14k gold case is 40mm in diameter and is in good condition, some minor dull dents and the odd scratch with the overall weight of the pocket watch 55 grams. 1892 Elgin, Grade 118, Model 2, Class 56, 11J, 6S, stem set, stem wind with date serial number 4546501. Local Brisbane pick-up welcomed. This is the buyers / importers responsibility. We are constantly adding to our ever increasing range and have a large assortment of American Railroad Grade Pocket Watches. American Railroad Pocket watches. Were amongst the highest grade watches made, having been made for the railways makes them a great choice to use every day, mainly for their durability over time. Their lower production quantities and of course their high grade movements make them also a great gift or investment. A typical railroad’s requirements for a pocket watch in the early 20th century might include. Only American-made watches may be used (depending on availability of spare parts). Only open-faced dials, with the stem at 12 o. Minimum of 17 functional jewels in the movement. Size 16 or 18 only. Maximum variation of 30 seconds (approximately 4 seconds daily) per weekly check. Watch adjusted to at least five positions: Face up and face down (the positions a watch might commonly take when laid on a flat surface); then crown up, crown pointing left, and crown pointing right (the positions a watch might commonly take in a pocket). Occasionally a sixth position, crown pointing down, would be included. Adjusted for severe temperature variance and isochronism (variance in spring tension). Indication of time with bold legible Arabic numerals, outer minute division, second dial, heavy hands. Lever used to set the time (no risk of inadvertently setting the watch to an erroneous time, when winding the watch with the stem). Anti-magnetic protection (after the advent of diesel-electric locomotives). The minimum requirements were raised several times as watch-making technology progressed, and the watch companies produced newer, even more reliable models. By WW2, many railroads required watches that were of a much higher grade (as many as 23 jewels, for example) than those made to comply with the original 1891 standard. _gsrx_vers_841 GS 7.0.16 (841). The item “1892 ELGIN 14K GOLD CASE 6S 11J POCKET WATCH, SCARCE ONLY 84,000 MADE” is in sale since Wednesday, October 24, 2018. This item is in the category “Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches\Antique”. The seller is “hnco” and is located in Woolloongabba, Brisbane. This item can be shipped worldwide.
    • Gender: Unisex
    • Number of Jewels: 11 Jewels
    • Casing: 14K GOLD
    • Pocket Watch Size: 6S
    • Movement: Mechanical (Hand-winding)
    • Display: Analog
    • Model: 2
    • Year of Manufacture: 1890-1899
    • MPN: Does Not Apply
    • Closure: Full Hunter
    • Brand: Elgin
    • Serial Number: 4546501

    1892 Elgin 14k Gold Case 6s 11j Pocket Watch, Scarce Only 84,000 Made

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