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    Posted 11 years ago

    jjadams
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    this watch was given to me by a jewler who went out of buss. i have looked all over the internet for this watch,it has 1 diamond in the middle of it.the numbers on the mechanics are 2968756 the box that it came in when it was new came from a jewler in ironwood mich. he went into bussness in 1888 and went out in 1889 0r 90,please call me if you have any info on it ,i am interested in parting with it,i know there are other elgins out there with 4 diamonds in it,on the back of the case of the watch it says warranteed U.S.S.?A.Y ITHER A C OR A G MFG.CO. INSIDE IT SAYS ELGIN NATIONAL WATCH COMPANY. PLEASE DOES ANYONE KNOW?IM RACKING MY BRAIN HERE! TELEPHONE 1-218-326-2836 OR EMAIL JJADAMS66@YAHOO.COM and the second hand and regular hands work in perfect order! i even have the old watch box it came in new

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    1. jjadams, 11 years ago
      what is it how new or old?
    2. jjadams, 11 years ago
      both front and back of watch open yes
    3. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 11 years ago

      http://trusted-fohttp://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/970-elgin-pocket-watch1-218-326-2836-pho?in=allrwarder.org/elgin/databases/elgin_sn_intro.html

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    4. Joni, 11 years ago
      This is a 15 Jewel watch made in 1887. The number of these manufactured was 1000. I would estimate a value of about £350
    5. Steve, 11 years ago
      Did you get all the information you needed if not please email me and I may be able to help.
    6. D Morris, 11 years ago
      hi, i have a elgin 1888 pocket watch, in good working order, but i cant find any infortmation on this watch, it has 1 jewel in the centre of hand in the works, it has elgin natiwatch co, 3058199. its a closed watch front and back, on the case it says excelsior warranted 124370. hope you can help. many thanks. D Morris

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