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Pocket Watches956 of 1478Poor ElginMasonic Silver Triangular Pocket Watch c.1930
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Posted 6 years ago

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Small pocket watch, says 8-day/8-days "The Comfort" Bought it off the 'bay' and don't have the history of it. Wondered who was the manufacturer of this nice pocket watch.

Here is a photo of what the back with the 'ink stamped' info. should look like.

Mystery Solved


  1. toolate2 toolate2, 6 years ago
    Hebdomas I think... Here's a link: http://www.timekeeperforum.com/showthread.php?22203-NAWCC-Hebdomas-Its-all-in-the-name You'll need to scroll down to read it...
  2. akira23, 6 years ago
    Thanks All! Keep the info coming, getting close....'the games afoot....'
  3. toolate2 toolate2, 6 years ago
    Open up the back of the case and post a photo....
  4. akira23, 6 years ago
    Just posted a shot of the back, not much there. Looks like it may have had something printed on it, but has long faded away....
  5. toolate2 toolate2, 6 years ago
  6. akira23, 6 years ago
    Thanks 'toolate2' for the link, looks like that is the answer I was looking for!

    "The only brand marking, other than "The Comfort" Is "Wyss Freres" on the intermediate plate, under the balance wheel, which I take to mean Wyss Brothers...."
    Manufacturers of watches in Geneva. From 1755 to 1784. The company then became Wyss Brothers & Menu. From 1787 to 1810. Fancy watches, pendant watches and small repetition. Revolutionary watch dial painted.

    I can see this marking as well on mine! Exciting news!

  7. toolate2 toolate2, 6 years ago
    Very Cool!!!

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