Pan American Watch
Company in association with the Philadelphia Watch Case Company.
Theophilus Zurbrugg purchased the vacant Pavilion Hotel and moved his
Philadelphia Watch Case Company into it. The company expanded rapidly
and in 1908 Zurbrugg built a new building south of the old hotel.
Although the Pavilion Hotel is gone, the 1908 addition, dominated by a
7-story office building with an 8-story clock tower on the corner, still
Firefighter Pocket Watch
All American Made
Full American 18 Size
trouble free solid nickel case measuring
(not counting the sleeve, stem,
crown or hinged bow).
Beautiful hand engraved
scene of early steam powered, horse drawn Fire Pumper Wagon similar to
the one pictured above.
Pan American factory signed
3/4 nickel Plate movement, Fancy Hand Damaskeened plates, Suspended
& compensated balance assembly, 7 Jewel, Model 10, Stem wind
Lever set movement.
condition original factory hallmarked porcelain dial, with black enameled Roman
Numerals, subsidiary seconds
register, outer minute track, 5 minute markers & Philadelphia Watch Case
This great looking early
key wind watch comes complete with a matching New Old Stock
(never worn or used)
solid Nickel pocket watch chain.
(if the potential buyer prefers, we also have Sterling Silver
Firefighter pocket watch fobs that could be purchased to go with this
Firefighter pocket watch)
Best of all, this all low
production great American
timepiece in addition to looking great, is also running great!!!
CIRCA: late 1800's -
$288. + S/H
Item # P4692-CNR