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Posted 7 months ago

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geo26e
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This pocket watch was made in 1932 by Ingraham to commemorate George Washington as 'The Patriot' and celebrates his 200th Birthday. The movement number 2 32 (Feb 1932) coincides exactly to 200 years after he was born on the 22nd February 1732. The original brass fob has engraving matching the case back design.

I have also posted 2 pictures of the watch and fob showing the condition before I managed to cleaned off possibly 80 years of dirt! Hope you all enjoy this posting.

Note : For comparison, Dave (pw-collector) has also posted a very nice example of the same watch here : http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/61147-e-ingraham-patriot

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  1. pops52 pops52, 7 months ago
    What a great watch! Cleaned up nicely, thanks for sharing George.
  2. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thanks pops for the nice comments and loving the post! Most appreciated!
  3. kerry10456 kerry10456, 7 months ago
    Look better now. BTW congrats on BS2 watch. I'll check on it when get home. No mobile paypal app on phone
  4. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thank you Moonstone, Kerry & Dave for loving this posting! Big cheers!
  5. PhilDavidAlexanderMorris PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, 7 months ago
    Love the incredible chasing of the detail of the fob, exquisite !~
  6. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thanks Phil for loving the post and your kind comments . As far as I know, the fob is rarer than the watch!
  7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 months ago
    stunning set :)
  8. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thank you DrFluffy, Sean, Mani & official for visiting and loving the post. Big cheers!
  9. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thank you gargoylecollector & Antigue Toys for the appreciation. Much obliged!
  10. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thank you Longings & Tempusfigit for the appreciation!
  11. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thank you freiheit for visiting & loving the post! Much obliged!
  12. geo26e geo26e, 7 months ago
    Thank you snoopy! Much obliged!

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