18s private label Elgin pocket watch with pierced watch cock c1873

18s private label Elgin pocket watch with pierced watch cock c1873

Code: 4.19

£495.00 Approx $680.88, €579.63, ¥4459.46
(1 in stock)
 

This is an early model 1 Elgin pocket watch. It has two unusual features; first the private label signature and secondly the pierced watch cock.

Movement – the gilt full plate lever movement has a pierced watch cock, 11 jewels and is signed “Geo Hagey & Son, Sterling, Ill, Manf’d Elgin, Ills” # 303718. The movement is in 90% mint condition – many fine scratches

Case – the movement comes in a white metal silverine case by Dueber. The case has a hinged inner, back and bezel. The case has a smooth plain finish and is in 95% mint condition – a superb example

Dial – the white enamel dial has a full set of blue steel hands and is signed “National Watch Co”. The dial is in 95% mint condition – many small flakes around the edge of the dial from the bezel clipping shut

The watch has a mineral glass

The watch measures 57mm wide x 21mm deep

The watch is key wound / key set and comes with a key