16 size 23 jewel hunting case pendant-set Grade 951 pocket watch. A beautiful example of this exceedingly rare top grade watch, the total production of this pendant-set version of the Grade 951 was only 44 made. This example is housed in a spectacular 14K gold Keystone Watch Case Co. Hunting case with ornate engraving detail in superb crisp condition.
Watch is fronted by a double-sunk enamel dial with stylish Breguet style hour numerals and a block lettered "Hamilton" signature. Movement is a top grade bridge model with gold jewel settings, gold train wheels, gold balance screws, and a "951" marking to its barrel bridge. Gross weight of complete watch is 64.8 dwt (100.9 grams).Running and a very nice looking movement with only some typical mild surface marks to the plates and some mild oxide to the steelwork. Dial faces up beautifully with just a few very faint hairlines in its outer chapter. Case is superb with exceptional crisp engraving detail. Case cuvette has a presentation inscription and cuvette tips open/closed freely about its hinge with gravity when opened. Please check out my other items this week for more great watches and watch related items for sale. - Check out the NAWCC!
The NAWCC (National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors) is a group that has a 65 year history, a terrific online message board for collectors, and the NAWCC puts on many watch and clock shows across the United States every year. I've been an NAWCC member since 1991 and recommend it to every collector of watches or clocks. The item "HAMILTON 951 23 JEWEL EXTREMELY RARE HUNTING CASE 14K GOLD POCKET WATCH" is in sale since Tuesday, October 26, 2021. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Pocket Watches".
The seller is "fhwatch" and is located in Dunbarton, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States.