Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois, lady's gold pocket watch, 6 size, 7 jewels, stem wind and lever set gilt plate movement, with lever escapement and cut bimetallic balance in a 14 karat, rose gold, reeded edge, engraved hunting case, roman numeral single sunk white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, serial #2388392, 53.6g TW, c1890.
CONDITION: CASE: Fine scratches on outer surface of case; Very fine scratches on inner surface of case; Cuvette with small dent at pendant; Plastic crystal; Bezel with poorly finished repair; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Hairlines in enamel, light, 3:00, 7:00. HANDS: Oxidation, seconds. MOVEMENT PLATES: Very fine scratches on plate; A few tiny spots; Minor discoloration; Barrel with minor scratches; Regulator with specks of oxide. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Ticks briefly, setting functional, needs service.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $325