Lot 708 (The Watches Auction, 1st November 2020)
Sold for £130
Ticking at the present time.
In worn condition - discoloured all over.
Dial slightly marked and discoloured.
Crown intact - hands changing.
Chain in generally worn condition.
ART DECO ELGIN GOLD PLATED OPEN FACE KEYLESS WIND POCKET WATCH,
the round gold coloured dial with Arabic hour markers, outer seconds track in black, subsidiary dial at 6, 44mm case with scrollwork decoration to the edge, along with a rose gold Albert chain, with dog clip and T-Bar, 39cm long, marked 9CT and 375, 9.5g
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