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Holiday Auction | December 2, 2022

Fri, Dec 2, 2022 09:00AM EST
Lot 120

Two Retro 14kt. Watches

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

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Lady Elgin, 16.5mm case, back of case stamped "14K Gold", inside case stamped "0701553, 4234, 14Karat Gold", movement marked "Elgin, 650, 5187265, 19 jewels", belt buckle style band, clasp stamped "14K Gold, W Co.", yellow gold, 8-1/2 in. lg., 29.6 grams; Hamilton watch retailed by J.E. Caldwell, 18mm case, case back marked "Hamilton", inside case back stamped "14K, 88280", movement marked "Hamilton, 757, 22 jewels, USA", fancy link band, clasp stamped "14K", yellow gold, 7 in. lg., 25.8 grams

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Provenance: Private Collection, Pennsylvania


Lady Elgin, keeping time when inspected, wear and scratches to domed crystal, tarnish, wear and scratches to gold, few links with small dents, one link near center crooked but attached; Hamilton, not keeping time when inspected, green corrosion on edges of dial, scratches to plastic crystal, heavy scratches to gold

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