Waltham wrist watch dating, including waltham watch serial numbers and production dates
Waltham During the Civil War Years
We encourage our British Brethren to participate. The "New Haven" was dated by looking at the style of the wrist watch dating. These are a big help when deciding on making a purchase or helping other watchnut's or newbe's with their questions.
Click here to learn more. The factory was kept in operation through these years by cutting expenses to the lowest possible level Waltham wristwatch Discussion in ' Wrist Watches ' started by chelmsfordnickSep 26, The value of any watch takes into account the condition of the watch, demand for the watch and how many are available for purchase.
Men were preferring tank watches, however only round movements were available, therefore the case was stepped to accomodate the movement and make the watch APPEAR to be square.
The Pocket Watch Database is a continuing work in progress. Notice that the watches from the early 's still have engraved cases. American Horology owes much to the brilliant visionaries of the Waltham Watch Company.
The watch is a square face mens watch with leather straps that states Waltham on the front. In fact, a ruling by the Federal Trade Commission prohibited any inference that a relationship to the original Waltham Watch Company exists.
Waltham Watch Serial Numbers
I have a modest wristie collection and a few pocket watches. Waltham Wristwatch search -any help appreciated.
In January, the Waltham Improvement Co. In the 's Bulova incorporated a wrist watch dating system to date the watches they manufactured. And I love to find American watches marketed to the British and cased in proper hallmarked British cases. I agree with Wayne, these companies did not think that their timepieces would still be cherished and reveried long into the 21st century.
Except I suspect the watch is in better shape and doesn't show the wear I do. Message Board only login: Apr 11, 20, 10 38 I work at the Veritas Tools machine shop.
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I often wondered, if by making a superior product did they actually put themselves out of business? Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Join for FREE Keep track of your watches, notes, service records, upload photos, and use our value guide! Does anyone know what the number on the inside case represents? Inthey became the "Waltham Watch and Clock Company" reflecting the new importance of clock manufacturing, but then in the name was changed back to "Waltham Watch Company". I even like the newer Swiss ones with the rotating case Wayne ar you keeping serial number lists?