16s 21J Hamilton Military 992B pocket watch c1943

16s 21J Hamilton Military 992B pocket watch c1943

Code: WA59

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

This is a railroad grade pocket watch used by the US government for military issue pocket watches during the Second World War.

Movement – the high grade nickel ¾ plate movement has a lever escapement, a capped escape wheel and lever and a micrometer regulator. The movement is decorated with damascening and is signed “Hamilton Watch Co, USA, 992B, 21 Jewels, US Govt, Adj Temp & 6 pos, C45924. The movement is in 90% mint condition – the main spring barrel has been polished to remove some spots

Case – the movement comes in a base metal open face case, which has a screw off back and bezel. The case has no contract marks. It has engine turned edges and is in 95% mint condition – an excellent example

Dial – the white enamel Montgomery style dial has continuous minute marks plus a 6 in the sub seconds and a full set of blue steel hands. The dial is signed “Hamilton” and is in 100% mint condition

The watch is stem wound / lever set

The watch has a mineral glass

The watch measures 51mm wide x 14mm deep