1926 ELGIN USA 'B.W. Raymond' Railroad Approved Pocket Watch
empressissi™ is pleased to offer this unique and sought after Railroad Approved pocket watch by the fine American maker 'Elgin' in a series known as 'B.W. Raymond' from the early 20th century. This watch was recently serviced and is ready to tell time.
The watch houses an early 16-size American ELGIN top class 'B/W/ Raymond' 478 grade with 21 jewels and adjusted to five positions. It is a crown wind, lever set movement of the finest standards. The movement is cased in a sturdy, Wadsworth Bunn Special 10K gold filled railroad style open face case in overall very good condition. The front unscrews as it should to operate the lever, the crown and bow are original and firm and the case comes with a mint original mineral crystal.
The dial is factory original - classic white enamel with bold print, with a faint single hairline and an original set of hands.
This fantastic historic pocket watch measures 49,5mm side to side (excluding crown).