Very nice example of a model 1883 pocket watch in fine running order. This had the combined effects of increasing productivity and lowering the prices of walthams watches to its customers. They had a fahys silver coin watch that i might be interested in purchasing to sell. White enamel porcelain dial with arabic numerals and seconds dial at 6 oclock. Need info on fahys coin watch before purchase sebw1959. Waltham pocket watch george washington coin silver hunter case 18 size c1882.
Make offer antique american waltham watch co fahys monarch coin silver pocket watch. Info, specs, and value american antique pocket watches, with serial number lookups for manufacturers such as elgin, illinois, waltham, and hamilton fahys watch case co. The case serial number is 1,909,093 and as you can see the inside of the back of the case is with a mirror finish. Action arcade casual strategy sport simulations music role playing. Discussion in american pocket watches started by emperorjayp. What is the value of a fahys coin no 1 pocket watch find the value of the coin and see if it matches close to the price they are advertising. Waltham pocket watch 18s 17j running fahys montauk case. The glass crystal is still intact but there is no movement or watch face in it. Pocket watch, keyless movement, the white arabic dial with subsidiary seconds dial estimate. Marks in watch cases hallmarks, sponsors marks, etc. Open case and running movement of an antique fahys montauk pocket watch. How to identify a waltham pocket watch our pastimes. The round pocket watch case features a hinged lid, with a crystal in the top. Fine jewelry and timepieces by cowans auctions issuu.
The serial number 3097487 allows you to date this watch. You may be able to get some limited information by entering the query g where is replaced with the 3 digit number. Aug 14, 2014 fahys monarch coin pocket watch g8958 1s24462. This is a gold filled boxed case and it is a screw in back and a screw in bezel with a mint glass crystal. Strictly functional, it sits inside the right front pocket and justifies the term five pocket jeans. An elgin 11 jewel key wind and set movement pocket watch, m.
Antique american waltham watch co fahys monarch coin silver pocket watch. Collect your coins, identify and manage them on your mobile device. Some of the technologies we use are necessary for critical functions like security and site integrity, account authentication, security and privacy preferences, internal site usage and maintenance data, and to make the site work correctly for browsing and transactions. If you have a wrist watch, and the only number on the movement is a three digit number in the range of 500999, then there is no serial number. Need info on fahys coin watch before purchase the ebay. This page contains instructions for using the serial number lookup tables that are found on many of our watch company history pages. Fahys monarch no 1 pat april 22 1879 goldfilled 18s.
Live salesroom auction, december 5, 2014, cincinnati, ohio. Shop for wholesale inspirational pocket stones and tokens at kellis gift shop suppliers. Ive tried to do some research but everything i find is e. I am looking for more information about a pocket watch. This antique pocket watch case appears to be produced in the early 1900s and marked by the fahys watch case co. We bought this album for our grandson, who wants to collect old us coins. Its almost identical to the following one sold on ebay, but it has no train on the back of the case. What is the value of a fahys coin no 1 key wind pocket. The pocket watch came from the estate of descendants of charles w. Etsy your place to buy and sell all things handmade. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Up for auction is a running elgin 18s open face pocket watch in a fahys oresilver no.
Antique 1894 elgin 18s open face pocket watch fahys oresilver no. Fast delivery, and 247365 realperson service with a smile. Always input the serial number from the pocket watch movement the mechanism of the watch. How to use our vintage watch serial number lookup tables.
Like any other collectors items, the oldest and rarest pieces are the most valuable, so it is important to know as much information as you can about a watch before buying or selling it. Sep 22, 2007 i found a watch case at a recently razed house site. We want to find out more about it but there is not another one like it online. It frees up main pocket space besides just keeping small things out of the way of bigger items like your phone or wallet. Instantly buy credits for hooq, iflix, viu and more from your coins app. The difference is that stock is often acquired from the public instead of a factory.
Antique silver tone joseph fahys watch body case ebth. Make offer elgin national pocket watch model 5 16s 1891 fahys monarch no. My grandmother recently passed away, one of the things we found cleaning out her house was a solid engraved gold fahys pocket watch, it has a pic engraved on the outside and opens from both sides. This american waltham crescent street 21 jewel railroad grade open face case pocket watch was in his collection. Bhbuy 15 pcs hot 120 coin holder collection storage collecting money penny pockets album book. Sold fahys montauk pocket watch open face waltham royal. Here are a few tips to find information about your pocket watch. Antique pocket watches, however, might have a winder button on the top or might be key wound. Free shipping both ways on womens wallet with coin pocket from our vast selection of styles. What is the value of a fahys coin no 1 pocket watch asked in wristwatches. Waltham watch 7j 18s fahys coin silver fancy double hunter. We are preparing to pass along great grandfathers pocket watch to great grandson. American waltham watch company hunting case for sale view this item and discover similar for sale at an exceptional and important early, american waltham watch company gentlemans hunting case pocket watch, in a spectacular heavy tricolor, yellow, rose american waltham watch company hunting case see more.
Case has significant wear but is in sturdy condition. Rare coins in your pocket coinsitecoin collecting, old. An easy way to distinguish a british hallmark struck on an imported watch case after 1 june 1907 is to look at the town mark, the symbol that shows which assay office carried out the assay and hallmarking. Elgin stag deer antique fahys coin silver pocket watch. Discussion in american pocket watches started by lviv800. It may be tempting to use github pages, dropbox, or heroku since it is easy to setup. The problem is that an attacker can setup a page on the same domain and get access to coin pocket data. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. Hosting coin pocket on these services is ok as long as you can do so on a domain that you control subdomains should be ok too. The double hunter style case is filled with genuine yellow gold and features a beautifully etched floral emblem design on both plates.
It is fairly simple to confirm a watch is a waltham pocket watch and to identify the model and manufacturing date. Coin silver key wind close face illinois pocket watch. The pocket watch is 116 grade, size 18s and features a coin silver case that is marked fahys coin no. You should consult the serial number table for the specific brand of watch movement you are trying to date. Montauk watch in antique pocket watches for sale ebay. The back cover of the case shows an inlaid gold elk. Fahys watch case i found a watch case at a recently razed house site.
Throughout their history, the elgin national watch company was known for horological innovations. I am very happy with this coin holder and dont mind the small pocket size 5. The pocket watch database has compiled data covering the major american pocket watch manufacturers and created an easy way to find information using the serial number on the watch movement. The serial number on this elgin movement is a 5108349 and this. This identifies the watch as being made by the american waltham watch co. The oresilver case is in good condition no dents or dimples both covers thread correctly this case appears to be original to the movement. Raymond which i believe is part of the elgin watch co there is no name on the dial of the watch. Rust on regulator, but the rest of the movement is in good cosmetic condition. Blast adventure mod, unlimited lives plarium global ltd. With coins, your phone is the only wallet youll ever need. I would like o know which is the minimun order and how much is the cost. You may show statistics, graphics, reports and viewing world map distribution of your coins. Sep 02, 2012 i am looking for more information about a pocket watch. This item bought out an estate of a pocket watch and train collector.
The inside of the case is marked fahys oresilver no. Modern and vintage fine jewelry and timepieces by renowned designers and makers. Classic rare coins must be acquired from advanced collectors or from an auction but lesser rarities can show up almost anywhere including in ordinary. Lost about 1 minute over a 24 hour period frankly hate selling it. Antique 1894 elgin 18s open face pocket watch fahys. The example below uses information from the american waltham watch company, but that is just an example. This 18 size watch and is in a fahys coin silver no. This fortunia hand crank pocket watch is crafted of 18k gold. Fahys montauk pocket watch running movement youtube. In 1958, they introduced the durabalance, an ingenious design for a freesprung balance no regulator pins which used spiral balance arms and small weights to govern the moment of inertia of the balance. Nov 26, 20 rare coins in your pocket coin dealers require stock to sell, the same as any other kind of sales business. In 1885, the company became the american waltham watch company. Elgin, mans, fahys oresilver, open face, no 1 case, size 18.
Fahys monarch no 1 pat april 22 1879 goldfilled 18s pocket watch case. Jul 31, 2015 provided to youtube by rhinoelektra coin in the pocket joni mitchell mingus. Customs services and international tracking provided. Pocket coins gift bagscards word stones pocket coins custom designs glass hearts word stones, pocket tokens, pocket angels, glass pocket rocks, religious tokens. Coin dealers require stock to sell, the same as any other kind of sales business. Gccj does not represent that a numismatic item has or has not been cleaned, that toning is natural or artificial, that any coin catalogued will meet the standards, or the grade, of any third party or third party grading service. According to a note with watch, it was a company gift in honor of 50 years service.
Waltham watch company was the first watchmaker to massproduce watch movements on an assembly line. The new town marks shown below were used from 1 june 1907 on imported watch cases to distinguish them from watch cases made in britain. Fahys coin silver case is overall in very good condition. As a testament to its versatility, the fifth pocket goes by many names depending on its usage, such as the match pocket, condom pocket, and as mentioned before, watch pocket and coin pocket.
Jul 22, 2015 it frees up main pocket space besides just keeping small things out of the way of bigger items like your phone or wallet. What is the value of a fahys coin no 1 key wind pocket watch. In spite of its flaws, this is a rare watch and it holds considerable value. Originally intended to hold a watch, the coin pocket first appeared in 1902. The case opens to a space in which to keep a pocket watch no pocket watch is included. The companys handmade gold and silver watches are sought after and highly collectible today.1186 1269 673 303 908 1072 166 182 777 591 983 111 1254 1126 416 1628 1289 367 546 1108 1637 313 1204 1586 1459 1531 96 1190 1125 695 182 1004 647 680 1221 531 66