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1890 14K American Waltham Pocket Watch, Annis Hamlin

Lot 0063
This is a stunning Victorian American Waltham hunter case pocket watch in 14K yellow gold. The outside is monogrammed AMH on front, surrounded by Greek key, delicate scroll work and stars. On back, the same design carries over with a pastoral scene in the center. Inside is marked Annis M Hamlin Dec. 25, 1890, This is most likely a Christmas present from Francis Hamlin, Annis was he second wife. The case is marked Waltham 14K 288362. Watch weights 20oz or 58.3g. Watch, with case, is 1 5/8" in dia. Watch movement is marked American Waltham Watch with serial number 411586, giving it a date range of 1889-1890. Watch is 6s, 11 jewel and 3/4 plate. Watch also comes in the original presentation box, measuring approx 1 1/4" x 4 1/2" x 3".

Condition

Watch winds, but is not functioning. Gold case very good with minor scratches from age and use, no dings or dents. Case shows wear from age, use and storage, but over all very good.

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1890 14K American Waltham Pocket Watch, Annis Hamlin

Estimate $500 - $1,000Oct 27