Scarce Grade 9,
only about 1000-1100 known
Railroad Style timepiece
Original Illinois Railroad Double Sunk Porcelain Full Montgomery
Dial with NO Hairlines!!
The case is an American 16 size & measures
(not counting the sleeve,
stem, crown or bow)
This case was built by
the Philadelphia Watch Case Company and is their "Crown" Swing-Out
model case. It is in above average condition.
(to swing-out movement ring, pull up on crown until it "clicks",
unscrew off bezel & crystal, set aside, use thumbnail indentation
below 6:00 position & "swing-out".
This timepiece is
powered by an all original, Illinois "Bunn"
Factory signed, 16 Size,
"Low Production" Model 9, Bunn Grade
movement, 17 Jewels, Gold
Center Wheel, Micrometer Regulator, Double Roller, Adjusted to 5 Positions, 3/4 Nickel Plates Movement,
Stem wind &
at the 1:00
Lever must be pulled out to set or change the time, (see bottom
Attempting to pull
out the stem or crown to change or set the time could permanently
damage the watch!
"Outstanding" All Original
Illinois factory signed double sunk Porcelain
Full Montgomery Railroad Dial with black enameled
1-12 hour numbers, Illinois logo & sub-second dial trim & Red
enameled 5 minute markers.
Excellent Overall Condition
Item # P3883-OCF