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Rare 10 sided solid 14k elgin circa 1923

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Posted 3 years ago

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Fishwhacker
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I saw another member post a circa 1923 watch and thought I would share mine. I don't come across these 10 sided cases very often, you almost always find them in octagon cases, and I have yet to see more than a handful of solid gold cased 10 sided watches, this one is 14k.

The movement runs like a top and keeps accurate time down to the minute over days. The dial is engraved silver and also a great feature.

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  1. toolate2 toolate2, 3 years ago
    Beautiful watch! Love to see the movement...
  2. Fishwhacker, 3 years ago
    Oops, added a few more photos.
  3. Fishwhacker, 3 years ago
    Thanks for the love toolate
  4. pw-collector pw-collector, 3 years ago
    Another nice watch with a fantastic case & dial. Thanks for sharing again.
    Dave
  5. kerry10456 kerry10456, 3 years ago
    I like the Rose Gold pieces. Nice watch.

    Serial Number 25302850

    Grade: 303
    Size: 12
    Jewels: 7
    Year: 1923
    Named for: None
    Description: Elgin serial number 25302850, grade 303, 12 size, 7 jewels, made about 1923.
    Open faced movement. Pendent wind and set. Three-quarter plate.
    Rate: 18,000 bph
    Serial Numbers in Grade 303: 2215000
    Years of Production: 1904 to 1940
  6. kerry10456 kerry10456, 3 years ago
    I'm sure you knew all this, but posted in comment for future viewers to compare theirs, if needed. Feel free to delete . Best Regards, Kerry
  7. oldstuffisgreat, 2 years ago
    I also have an Elgin 10 Sided, seirial # 20916762. I was hoping someone could give more information or a starting point on this watch.

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