The Hamilton Watch Company was established in 1892 with the sale of the bankrupt Keystone Standard Watch Company (previously known as the Lancaster Watch Company) to a group of. During this same year, they also mergered with the Aurora Watch Company of. Decided to name the new company after James Hamilton, owner of a large tract of land which was granted to him from William Penn and included what is now the city of. Hamilton produced some of the premiere Railroad Pocket Watches of their time.
The first model, Broadway Limited, was know as. "The Watch of Railroad Accuracy". This slogan would follow the Hamilton Watch Company through decades. This 1925 Hamilton 999P Railroad Model truly displays the quality of the Hamilton Watch Company. This gem has a much less common 14 Karat Green Gold Filled, Fancy Engraved, Stirrup Bow, Ball Model Wadsworth Case with a New Old Stock Glass Crystal.
The inside case back is marked Ball Model, 14K Gold Filled, Wadsworth Quality, 7134340. The elegance of the Hamilton watch is not only in its styling, but in its craftmanship as well. The grade 999P, Lever Set Movement of this Hamilton Ball is in Excellent Condition.
It sets and winds properly and is keeping accurate time. The movement is marked Ball Watch Co. 21 Jewels, Adjusted 5 Positions, Trade Mark Official Standard with the serial number. Dating its production to 1925. The Single Sunk 24 Hour Dial is in Near Mint Condition.
It is marked Ball Watch Co. Cleveland in black beneath the 12 position. It has the Original Blue Steel Spade Hands which are in good condition as well. WILL BE INITIATED on the 4th day. All funds must be payable in USD.
Items may be personally inspected at my store located at 227 Center Street, Elgin, Iowa, 52141. And specialize in repairing and restoring vintage and antique watchesning the early years of American and Swiss wristwatches and Pocket watches.
(including Railroad, Art Deco, Wire Lug and Trench Watches, Fancy Dials, Solid Gold and Enameled Cases as well as Chronographs). All of our watches are described as accurately and honestly as possible.
Emails are answered as quickly as possible. The item "Excellent 1925 TRIPLE MARKED Ball Hamilton 999P GREEN GOLD FILLED Pocket Watch" is in sale since Wednesday, June 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Pocket Watches\Antique". The seller is "time-restored" and is located in Elgin, Iowa.
This item can be shipped worldwide.