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Crafted in platinum; white dial with black Arabic numeral hour markers and minute railroad track; set with rose-, single- and old European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.75 carats, most with H-I color and SI-I1 clarity; chain measures 21-1/2 inches, drop length of 4-1/4 inches, watch pendant 1-1/4 x 1-3/4 inches; powered by a manual wind movement made by Ed Koehn for J. E. Caldwell & Co.; weight 31.50 g.; circa 1916.


Crystal is missing. Some scratches to metal surface. Inside back cover is engraved "Marys Bernon Clark, Nov. 12 1916, from Father and Mother". Movement running at time of cataloging. Overall in very good condition.

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J.E. Caldwell Art Deco Pendant Watch

Estimate $2,000 - $3,000Nov 14
New York, NY, USA