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Posted 7 years ago

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this watch belonged to my great aunt Emma i think its so cool that there is an original paper in the back but i have no idea as to the age
she was born in 1862 and married in 1884 in st louis mo any ideas?


  1. YardSaleDave, 7 years ago
    Follow this link and you will find out everything you need to know about your aunt's watch. http://www.nawcc-info.org/WalthamDB/walsernum.htm
  2. Dizzydave Dizzydave, 7 years ago
    Accourding to serial number made in 1893

  3. nannah nannah, 7 years ago
    wow thanks so much dave and your not going to believe this i cant its from 1891 and i wound it and its running amazing!
  4. nannah nannah, 7 years ago
    oops i was wrong the site you sent me says made between 1894 -1899
    i just cant believe its running
  5. cjwojoe cjwojoe, 7 years ago
    This is one of the first times ive seen one with the paper still in the back, pretty neat....
  6. nannah nannah, 7 years ago
    i know as soon as i find my magnifying glass ill be able to read it !
    do you know what the value on the watch would be ? i have her husbands watch too just have to remember where i hid it
  7. nannah nannah, 7 years ago
    so upset!! almost 120 years old , keeps great time & guess who just put her thumb through the crystal ?
  8. nannah nannah, 7 years ago
    no glass
  9. tikiray tikiray, 7 years ago
    Yikes! Hope you didn't cut yourself. Don't stress though, a replacement glass can be put in and it will be like new again!
  10. nannah nannah, 7 years ago
    thanks it was the most paper thin glass i have ever seen
    ill be going to the jeweler some time in feb
  11. officialfuel officialfuel, 7 years ago
    Nice keepsake!

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