For 46 years now our
Wholesale, Retail, E-Commerce website and Live Direct Consumer
Television shows have been fortunate to be front runners in the
national and international antique timepiece business. Maintaining
honest and ethical business practices for decades has its own
reward. However, another huge benefit was that
we recently were very blessed to have first opportunity to acquire
some aggressively sought after World Class antique timepieces. This
is a collection of extremely collectible, rare, scare,
unique, unusual, and EXTRA-FINE heavily sought after
timepieces. We are now adding them & posting them to our website.
Many of these have already sold extremely fast! These truly are &
will be OUTSTANDING
World Class &
Beautiful timepieces. Rest assured that we will still be selling our
normal high end, average and very affordable budget priced antique
watches as well. However, for the select few that are knowledgeable
of,,, can appreciate the rarity of,,, and can afford some of
the most rare, the finest condition and most sought after vintages
World Class timepieces,,, we (while they last) can supply you with
true Museum Pieces!!!!
American Watch Co.
(Forerunner of Waltham)
"P. S. Bartlett"
Rare Civil War Watch! This Museum Grade Timepiece is shown in the
collectors guides as a "3 Star" timepiece meaning that fewer than
350 exist in the world. Out of this tiny number, only a handful are
still in this MINT condition!!!
Heavy Gauge Solid 18 Karat
Gold & Enameled Hunter Case
It is an absolute
MIRACLE that this watch has lasted nearly 150 years and is still
in this STUNNING Museum Quality condition!!!
Key-Wind and Key-Set
from the Rear
Engraved "Patented November 30, 1858"
Gentleman's "Dress" American 10 Size, or
not measuring the case
"Top-Knot" Ball, Bail or Bow. This beautiful triple offset
hinged Hunter Case is a true work of art. There is intricate engine
turning, beautiful deep
hand engraving and black inlaid enameling on both sides of this magnificent timepiece.
The front side of the
features a still blank
initial shield while the back boasts a diamond cut & enameled
American Star. Even the inside of the front c over is a work
of art! It features an inner circle of "basket weave" pattern and
contracting outer wide ring of "chevron weave" pattern.
The movement is an
fully jeweled (7 Jewels) Solid Gold balance wheel, 3/4 Gold Gilt
plate, "P.S. Bartlett" model, "Patented November 30, 1858, key wind and key set from the rear
All original gorgeous
American Watch Company Porcelain single sunk dial. It is nearly impossible to
think this watch is almost 150 years old, and is still in this near MINT
NOT be liable or responsible for mis-treatment or abuse!
This is a true piece of American history. This watch should not be
carried around carelessly as an everyday timepiece.
This watch has lasted in
OUTSTANDING condition for nearly 150 years, and is in
PERFECT working order!
Why take a chance buying watches
from online auctions, 3rd parties, brokers or "middlemen" not
knowing for sure if the watch will be in proper running order when
you get it? Buy direct from a Vintage & Classic timepiece
play it SAFE!
Near Mint Overall
$1778. 00 + S/H
Item # P2985-COFR