Factory Marked "978 Grade"






Very Low Production Model. Only about 2400 are known to exist, and of that low number, only a handful are still in the original Hamilton Genuine Factory Salesman Sample case!!!




Perfect MINT Condition Original Railroad Single Sunk Porcelain Dial



All American made




100% All Original




Excellent condition American 16 Size, or 52.00mm (Not Measuring the Sleeve, Stem, Crown or Bow).  Simple smooth high polished solid nickel Salesman Sample Display Back case with original "Hamilton" factory dye struck on BOTH front & back bezels. This is NOT merely a display case only!!!




Screw-Down Jewel Settings, Micrometer Regulator,  17 Jewel,  Sunken Compensated Balance, 3/4  Nickel Plate, beautifully damaskeened, Fully Adjusted, Caliber/Grade Hamilton Factory Marked "978" Stem Wind and Lever Set movement



MINT Condition Original Hamilton single sunk porcelain dial with bold black enameled 1-12 Arabic numbers, outer minute track and subsidiary register numbers, with red enameled outer 5 minute markers. 



This watch has miraculously maintained its original front & back beveled Glass crystals.



Complete with New Old Stock (never carried or used) matching nickel watch chain 



CIRCA: 1918



Excellent Overall Condition


$288 + S/H


Before listing this watch, we did an Internet search and found  a Hamilton 978 NOT even in an original  Hamilton factory signed Salesman Sample case like ours has. This website advertised his 978 WITHOUT an original Hamilton factory Salesman Sample case at $7400 retail and "sale priced" at $1525!!


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Item # P4149-CFR







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