Pocket Watch Collectors, that only accept the absolute Finest and those who like Extremely Rare Museum Quality!!
For 39 years now our
Wholesale Company, Retail Business, E-Commerce website and Live Direct Consumer
Television shows have been fortunate to be a 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
timepieces. We are now adding them & posting them to our website.
Many of these have already sold extremely fast!
These truly are now,,, &
will be OUTSTANDING
World Class &
Beautiful timepieces for countless generations to come. 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, finest condition and most sought after vintage
World Class timepieces,,, we can supply you with
true Museum Quality Timepieces!!!!
The forerunner of the
American Waltham, and the Waltham Watch Companies!!!
(Civil War Era)
EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS MUSEUM
QUALITY TIMEPIECE IS EXTREMELY RARE, Extremely HIGHLY COLLECTIBLE AND DROP-DEAD
American 20 size Massive & extremely heavy gauge
18 Karat Solid
The case is an American
20 size or 56.65mm
(not counting the
sleeve, crown or bow)
It is a Quad (4) hinged fancy engine turned & deep hand engraved Hunter case.
These very special and
extremely rare 18 Karat Solid Gold Heavy Engraved Hunter Cases cases ALONE
are shown in the annual watch collectors guides retailing
at $7,500 - $10,000 just for the fine
condition empty cases!!!
Early Low Production "Appleton Tracy" Key Wind - Key Set Early High
All American Made
100% All Original
The Massive American 20 size case is a work of art and features
intricate engine turning engraving as well as deep hand engraving.
This case features 4 separate hinged lids. Each hinged lid is so
pristine that they are all still "stiff" when opened. This indicates
that this watch has been used VERY little in nearly 150 years!!!
The all original single sunk
porcelain dial is in MINT condition and features bold black
enameled Arabic numbers, Waltham logo, subsidiary seconds register
trim and outer minute track. The dial also has red enameled outer 5
This VERY rare & special watch
can be purchased with or without its accompanying MASSIVE heavy
Solid 14 Karat Gold curb link pocket watch chain. The chain weight
alone has 59.90 grams (almost 2 ounces) of heavy Gold! And 68.70
grams (OVER 2 ounces) of Gold with the Gold Fob!!! The
chain features a Gold T-Bar and Gold hinged spinner Fob drop with a
hand carved Bloodstone 3 Warrior heads Cameo. This Fob drop
was sold by the High Line L. S. Ayers Department Store of
Indianapolis, Indiana. At today's current world Gold prices, Retail
replacement on the chain alone is $6,350. Current "wholesale" to
build a chain this heavy would be well over $3,000-$3,500.
This World Class watch and chain are
for the "faint at heart", for the "casual uninformed watch shopper", or
someone that is not actively seeking the absolute finest world class
timepieces. This is not for someone that can not actually afford the finest watches in
the world. We have a vast inventory of antique watches and can sell them at
prices starting at far less than $100 if that is more to your liking or
budget. THIS Museum Quality timepiece however, is one of
the finest American made timepieces ever built!!!
Civil War Era
Near MINT Overall
$7888. + S/H
For Watch ONLY.
$2488. + S/H
For Chain ONLY. This price is
$500 UNDER Modern Wholesale replacement value and $3862 UNDER current
Retail replacement value!!!
$9888. + S/H
the Watch and Chain if
Item # P4036-NLNF