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Posted 2 years ago

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pw-collector
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This is a Hamilton 992L
21 jewel, 16 size, lever set, pendent wind, 3/4 plate with gilt lettering, Adj. 5 positions. H. G. Dial
Serial No. 2496618, approx. date of production is 1932
Open Face Case, Railroad Model Case, Rigid Bow.
A letter from the Hamilton Watch Company dated October 6, 1927 states:
TO OUR WHOLESALERS
Subject:- New 16-size Railroad Model Case
Gentlemen:-
We are very pleased to send you to-day a few #992's fitted in a new Railroad model case. The distinguishing features are the new and attractive border and the rigid bow. This model will be known as No. 4.
These cases are made in yellow, white and green gold filled. This with our No. 2 model will make an attractive assortment which we trust will have a general acceptance.
The prices will be,
........................................Jobber..........Retailer........Consumer
10K. yellow gold filled....$26.65..........$33.30..........$60.00
14K green and white
gold filled.................$29.20.........$36.45.......... $65.00

We shall be pleased to have your further orders and shall do our best to meet your requirements for same.
With every good wish, beg to remain
Very truly yours,
HAMILTON WATCH COMPANY

Thanks for looking,
Dave

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  1. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks thisoldwatch for the appreciation.
    Dave
  2. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks musikchoo for the appreciation.
    Dave
  3. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    Very Nice Dave
  4. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks Kerry for the comments and appreciation.
    Dave
  5. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks trunkman for the appreciation.
    Dave
  6. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thank you Kevin for the appreciation. I thought the letter was interesting enough to share.
    Dave
  7. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks mustangtony & BELLIN68 for the appreciation.
    Dave
  8. toolate2 toolate2, 2 years ago
    Another beauty!! Love that case with the "rigid" bow...And the letter...Wow!!!
  9. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks toolate2 for the comments and appreciation.
    Dave

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