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Circa 1902, Waltham, MA
Official Railroad Standard pocket watch, keyless
Dial: white enamel double-sunken dial with black Arabic numerals, outer minute indices, sunken 36-hour up/down indicator below 12 o'clock, sunken sub-seconds, blued steel spade hands, signed: Trademark Official RR Standard The Ball Watch Co. Cleveland
Movement: 19 jewels, #B235985, size 16, nickel finish, 3/4 split plate, damascened design, gold jeweled chatons, adjusted to 5 positions, gold center wheel, straight line lever escapement, cut bimetallic compensation balance, blued steel Breguet balance spring, swan-neck micrometric regulator, engraved: Trademark / Pat. Nov. 17.96 / Sapphire Pallets, additionally signed: Ball Watch Co. Cleveland
Case: gold-filled open-face case by Keystone, #5437387, screw-down bezel and back, engine-turned back with engraved foliate pattern
51.7mm Dia.
104 grams gross


Good overall condition. Winds, sets and runs. Dial: Good condition. Hairline cracks between 11 and 12 o'clock. Movement: Good condition. Case: Good overall condition. Light surface abrasion.

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Ball Watch Co. Railroad Grade pocket watch

Estimate $6,000 - $9,000Dec 11, 2018
Starting Price $3,000
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