Waltham 18s 17J Adj, circa 1897
Stem Wind, Pendant Set
Face Gold Filled Case
Dial: A beauty! This original
"American Waltham" signed dial is absolutely flawless! Hands
look good and look original. Dial features black Roman numerals with red
Arabic 5 minute marks along the outside chapter. You don't see dials this
condition every day!
Movement: This well running watch
has recently been cleaned and oiled and is keeping excellent time! Gold
gilding on this movement from 1895 looks as good as the day it left the
factory! Movement is marked "17 Jewels, ADJUSTED, P. S. Bartlett,
Case: Gold filled case has a touch of
brass towards the pendant, and most of the bow. This ornately decorated
case, made by Fahy's, features a scene of a bird and a house. This highly
presentable case shows little pocket wear and is in nice condition.
crystal looks new, with no noticeable wear at all.
This watch would make an excellent piece
to add to any collection! According to the Waltham records this watch was
produced in a run from February of 1897 to September of 1899.