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Waltham 17 jewel womens watch with diamond chips antiqueanjewl. I was going through a box of inherited items and came across a waltham pocket watch. The waltham model 1892 actually hit the market in 1892. The watch has the original leather band and shows a good condition face. I need help with identify it and standard of the time or super unique. I require that you pay for your great looking antique 99 year old american made waltham 17 jewel solid gold pocket. The higher the quality of the watch, the more jewels it will have. In order to find out waltham watches values, a valuer will consider the following. As previously stated, the model 1892 was originally named the vangaurd movement. Request a free appraisal from the experts at heritage auctions. Buy waltham watches and get the best deals at the lowest prices on ebay. Discussion in wrist watches started by jeff hess, feb 9, 2002. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in.
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