This Elgin National Watch Company timepiece, circa 1902, contains one of the finest railroad-grade pocket watch mechanisms available in the day: a solid nickel, 23 ruby jeweled "Veritas" with solid gold jewel settings; gold train and jeweled motor barrel. Offered in a period presentation box.
Men's WWI Patria presentation wire-lug trench watch, inscribed "Sergt.Willis/4/1st Herts/from 15th West Riding Volunteers/1917." Offered with a custom-fitted two-piece strap and matching sterling buckle.
A truly stunning example of the art of the Illinois watch company, this sterling silver cushion shaped example, with its stained glass hands, pumpkin crown, and period engraving; is, in a word, magnificent!
Exceedingly rare, completely original oversized WWI Elgin trench watch. Measuring a full 38mm in diameter, this silveroid timepiece is one of the largest examples of the era. Featuring a correctly re-created black cordovan strap and matching buckle; Circa 1918
Both stunning and historic, this WWI era black-dialed timepiece, housed in a solid sterling silver integrated shrapnel guard case and fitted with a correctly re-created strap of the era is a work of tactile wrist art. Circa 1918.
Completely original example of this men's Elgin U.S. Army wristwatch. Features period engraving and our own correct, custom-fitted one-piece black cordovan strap with matching sterling buckle. Circa 1919
Superb example of a Borgel waterproof Trench Watch case in solid sterling silver, circa 1919. Perfect ice-cream dial, stained-glass hands and re-created pigskin strap make this watch an exceptional example. Given by the Royal Red Cross as a gift to WWI Lieut. H.J. Beckett for his service.
Sterling 1919 Omega wire-lug wristlet watch awarded from the R.O.T.C. at Presidio, San Francisco, custom-fitted with a military-style black cordovan strap and offered in a period-correct presentation box.
Early, completely original WWI era Rolex wristlet "trench watch" in solid sterling silver hinged case; custom-fitted with a two-piece black cordovan strap and matching sterling buckle. Hallmarked Glasgow, 1923.