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Pocket Watches708 of 1029RARE BREVET PICTURE POCKET WATCH  PRESIDENTS PIC ON FRONT ON BACKgreat gold watch but unknown mfg.
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Posted 3 years ago

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gearpunk
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This could be a Arnold Adams of London.Its a size 16,two tone engraved leaf work,the roman numerals are engraved,key wind,open face.I really like the dial.

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  1. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    This is link to a very interesting read about Arnold Adams&Co
    http://www.clockswatches.com/showpage.php?em=8&pg=p
  2. kerry10456 kerry10456, 3 years ago
    nice link, thanks for sharing.
  3. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    Thanks kerry!
  4. EWK, 3 years ago
    You find the coolest stuff gearpunk! Fake or real that dial is stunning.
  5. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    My grandfather left me his collection.
  6. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    Thanks for the love Jason,and Havenrain!!!!
  7. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    No date Jason.Just the standard Argent stamp.I know so many Arnold watch makers in London,doesn't make it easy to trace down.
    Oh wow the second hand is ticking,just from moving the watch around,Balance wheel looks fine.Just gave it a wind.lets see if it will keep time.
  8. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    Not bad.Its been 5 hours and its 3 min off.
    I guess I'll just call it a Arnold from London.
    Well which Arnold? That will probably always remain a mystery.
  9. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    Great tip,and great story Jason!
  10. gearpunk gearpunk, 3 years ago
    I just went to check the watch,and still only 3 min off,so i'm thinking its not off at all.I just didn't give it time to get running then readjust it. I love key winds!

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