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1916 Wadsworth Referre 21 ruby jewels double roller Illinois Watch Company 1522913

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Posted 2 years ago

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kfrye1975
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This is what I know--1902-1916 era pocket watch from the Illinois Watch Company. Wadsworth Referee warranted 20 years case 2982232, double roller with 21 ruby jewels and the serial number is 1522913 also another number inside was 189 and it is gold plated wearing in spots. Adjusted 6 position. fair condition with a porcelain movement. I understand this may be a railroad pocket watch. It also runs beautifully.According to the serial number 1522913 you listed your watch is:
Grade: 189
Ruby Jewels
Movement Serial Number:1522913
Estimated Production Year: 1900
Run Quantity: 100
Size: 16s
Jewels: 21j
Movement Configuration: Openface
Movement Finish: Nickel
Model: 5
Movement Setting: Lever
Plate: 3/4 Plate
Barrel: Going
Adjusted: Yes
Adjusted to Positions: 6
Railroad Grade: Yes
Notes: Possible Bridge Plate Design. Getty Model.
Dave

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  1. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    kfrye1975,
    According to the serial number 1522913 you listed your watch is:
    Grade: 189
    Ruby Jewels
    Movement Serial Number:1522913
    Estimated Production Year: 1900
    Run Quantity: 100
    Size: 16s
    Jewels: 21j
    Movement Configuration: Openface
    Movement Finish: Nickel
    Model: 5
    Movement Setting: Lever
    Plate: 3/4 Plate
    Barrel: Going
    Adjusted: Yes
    Adjusted to Positions: 6
    Railroad Grade: Yes
    Notes: Possible Bridge Plate Design. Getty Model.
    Dave
  2. toolate2 toolate2, 2 years ago
    I would love to see a picture of the movement! Beautiful watch... Thanks for sharing it!!

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