4.95 Massive 5oz Silver Hunter Pocket Watch by Elgin. Hunter. 60mm. Stem Wound / Lever Set Circa 1895


Movement – the nickel full plate movement has a lever escapement decorated with damascening and has 15 Jewels. The movement is signed “Elgin Watch Co, Elgin, Ill” # 5948765 and is in 90% mint condition – a little dirty

Case – the movement comes in a massive coin silver case which has a 5 stamped onto the inner cover which denotes 5 oz in silver. The case has a hinged inner, back and front cover but please note that the front cover does NOT open when you press the winder in, instead you need to lift it manually to 90 degrees. The case has gold hinges and is decorated with coin edged sides, engine turning and crisp floral engraving with a small engraved country side scene on the back. The case is in 90% mint condition – the front cover does not pop open and there is also a little pointed dent on the front cover

Dial – the white enamel dial has blue steel hands and is signed “Elgin Nat’t Watch Co”. The dial is in 99% mint condition – some light dirt and small marks The watch has a mineral glass

 
£750 including shipping -