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I collect: pocket watches, watch fobs, alarm clocks, books, anything that gets my attention

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  1. Vynil33rpm Vynil33rpm, 10 hours ago Pwcollector what is your Mr. peanut bank made of Plastic
  2. My Mr. Peanut bank & alarm clock have the monocle on the left eye and the wrist watch has the monocle on the right eye. The wristwatch is a 1970 promotional. https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/...
  3. My Mr. Peanut was a 1970 promotional. https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/165221-my-mr-peanut-collection?in=collection-728
  4. Happy 4th of July 2021 Just bringing this post back up to wish all of you a happy & safe 4th of July. Dave
  5. Robert H. Ingersoll & Bro. 1881 - 1922 The serial number puts the approximate year of manufacture 1911. Dave
  6. A clear photo of the back plate clearly showing the patent dates would help. From what I see, it is an Ingersoll manufactured around 1910.
  7. mrplatypus, The diagram is found on page 83 of the Complete Price Guide To Watches. NO.26 year 2006 by Richard Gilbert, Tom Engle & Cooksey Shugart.
  8. You need to unscrew the case back cover off to take a photo of the movement & showing clearly the movement serial number, then you can get some specific information.
  9. Here is the Hamilton 940 I have. Dave https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/153324-hamilton-no-940-railroad-timekeeper?in=collection-726
  10. JacksonMZL, I’m far from being an expert, but your pocket watch movement is a Hamilton 940 and advertised as having the most phenomenally accurate time-keeping records, is more extensively used and i...
  11. This will explain it better than I can: https://pocketwatchdatabase.com/reference/adjustments Dave
  12. Watch movement serial number3313942 described here: https://pocketwatchdatabase.com/search/result/illinois/3313942 The dial is a Bunn Special Montgomery Dial.
  13. Click on link for information: https://pocketwatchdatabase.com/search/result/waltham/13639187
  14. If you email this to Chris Gill at info@peerless.net, you will receive a response as to when this pair was sold & to whom. 1. What is the model number or style of restraint? Chain Link (2-Links) 2...
  15. Not sure about yours, but this is one I have: https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/245992-ford-cobra-crystal-classic?in=collection-4035 Dave
  16. I believe your watch was manufactured by the New York Standard Watch Company, Jersey City, New Jersey 1885 - 1929. Dave
  17. DaRua, I received it as a gift from a friend & retired police officer in Massachusetts. Not a lot of information came with it. Dave
  18. In the booklet, Tiniest Guns by Bob Urso, you is described as a: Little Atom, Round Butt OAL 1-5/8", Nickel plate, Flower design with beaded background on grips. Markings: JAPAN on the side. This i...
  19. I should have stated, that yours appears to be the shorter barrel length, giving the overall length of 1-5/8" instead of 1-7/8" Dave
  20. Porfanella, What you have is a 2mm pinfire pistol. I can't see all the markings, but I believe in the second photo, on the frame under the barrel is the word JAPAN. If this has the barrel bored throu...
  21. Your welcome. If your satisfied with the information, mark your post as mystery solved. Dave
  22. Your watch is known as a "Private Label" watch. Jewelers, Retailers, Companies would sometimes have their names applied to the dials and movements. These "private label" watches are not rare. Your Il...
  23. I'm not an expert, but looking through some of my pocket watch books and trying to match the movement layout, the movement pictured here is very close to a Swiss watch, Huguenot & Co., chronograph, 3...
  24. CAD1949, I was searching through some old post and noticed this one from you 8 years ago. The one you pictured here is from Japan and Post WWII manufacture. It was sold on a small red & black blister...
  25. 1952791 is the movement serial number, not a model number. Here is the information on your watch movement from the Pocket Watch Database: Grade: P.S. Bartlett Manufacturer: Waltham Manufacturer...
  26. keramikos, Yes, in second photo, on rim above first screw left of crown and above screw left of A. Lincoln.
  27. The movement is not original to this case. You can see two other case screw marks where a different movement was held in place.
  28. Grade: A. Lincoln Manufacturer: Illinois Manufacturer Location: Springfield, Illinois Movement Serial Number: 2642792 Grade: A. Lincoln Model: 9 Estimated Production Year: 1914 Run Quanti...
  29. I'm not an expert, but I believe this baseball edition was introduced around 1978. This sports series also included tennis, basketball & football. Walt Disney & the Bradley Watch Co. were between 197...
  30. Your cartridge appears to be a Eley Brothers, London England 12mm cartridge. In the British Pinfire Cartridge Patents it list: W.T. Eley - Patent Number 916 of April 13, 1861: A means to prevent th...
  31. Very nice find. Dave
  32. AnythingObscure, If you send a email with photos, I bet they would give you the information you are looking for. https://www.manta.com/c/mmcbmft/montgomery-manufacturing-co-inc Dave
  33. Here is an Elgin (American made) timer I have. https://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/246241-wwii-elgin-bomb-timer?in=collection-733 Dave
  34. It is a stopwatch / timer. Look up ar & je stopwatch. Here is a sold one on a auction. https://www.liveauctioneers.com/item/28051071_ar-and-je-meylan-type-209-stop-watch-c1930
  35. Thanks valentino97 for the appreciation.
  36. Thanks Collectables59 for the appreciation.
  37. Bruce, thanks for the information. I don't have many clock books, but searching through mine, I didn't find anything. Now I have to see about getting it serviced. It works, but I'm sure it needs servi...
  38. Thanks for the appreciation: bb2 officialfuel fortapache vetraio50 jscott0363 Bruce99
  39. Thanks MALKEY for the appreciation.
  40. Thanks bb2 for the appreciation.
  41. Thanks for the appreciation: bb2 yougottahavestuff purvis
  42. When I was presented this item & told they knew I could have some fun with it, I immediately noticed, that the hands were created to hold a cell phone & a hammer. I went out into my shop and looked f...
  43. Thanks Bruce99 for the appreciation.
  44. Thanks for the appreciation: lisa Hunter
  45. It is an Ansonia, (trade mark above the 6). That is all I can tell you right now. I will look through some of my books when I get a chance. Dave
  46. Thanks for the appreciation: mickeysmagic officialfuel buckethead Cathyz Collectables59
  47. Thanks for the comments & appreciation: Watchsearcher Toyrebel fortapache yougottahavestuff jscott0363 EJW-54 purvis
  48. Thanks buckethead for the appreciation.
  49. Thanks buckethead for the appreciation.
  50. Interesting that the key doubles as the T-Bar. Dave
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