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American Waltham

Model 1872. 16S, mint condition and rare 18K multi-color gold HC, 16J, LS. Circa 1975. Nickel finished lever movement with jewels in gold settings, bimetallic balance with flat spring, cam regulator, also signed Woerd’s Patent, gold cuvette, signed white enamel dial with roman chapters, blued steel spade hands, subsidiary seconds, the case representing a ship’s anchor, the lids with applied multicolored gold wreath enclosing an applied multicolor paddle wheel steamer under sail, the reverse engraved with a lighthouse. The cuvette is inscribed, “Presented to CORNELIUS L. KELLY…………………” Cornelius L. Kelly served as Fall River, Mass. City Councilman from 1870 – 1871 and in 1882. In 40-years of collecting pocket watches this is the first case of this kind I have seen.