16 size 17 Jewel Hamilton 974 Extra Special pocket watch c1905

16 size 17 Jewel Hamilton 974 Extra Special pocket watch c1905

Code: 4.37

£495.00 Approx $607.36, €576.25, ¥4057.38

This is an American pocket watch made by the Hamilton Watch Co.

Movement – the nickel ¾ plate movement has a lever escapement, with a micromete5 regulator and large gold jewel settings. The movement is decorated with damascening and features gold flashed plate screws and winding wheel screws. The movement is signed “Hamilton Watch Co, Lancaster, Pa, Adj, 17 Jewels” # 352235 and is in 95% mint condition

Case – the movement comes in a Philadelphia gold plated case, which has a screw off back and bezel. The case has a smooth plain finish and is in 90% mint condition – a light build up of scratches on the back but still a good case

Dial – the white enamel dial is double sunk and has a pair of fine blue steel Breguet type hands. The dial is signed “A.B.Hull, Extra Special” and is in 99% mint condition

The watch has a mineral glass

The watch measures 50mm wide x 13mm deep

The watch is stem wound / stem set