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Every year the price for them will increase only! London Pocket Clocks 1. Your MB username or email address: Skip to main content. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. In half a century, Tavannes built five factories in Switzerland, and became the fourth largest watch manufacturer in the world, having sold over 30 million watches. I agree with Kent on the date – to through the Art Deco period is where those numerals on the dial belong, as do those concentric circles of the seconds dial. Teichert – Soerabaya is the name and location of the retailer of the watch.

To start with 2 pics. The movement is protected by an inner hinged cover – there are some surface scratches to the inner cover and some unevenness. In the future I will post more photo’s. The watch measures 50mm diameter excluding the stem and the loop. Photos would help a lot, Jonathan!!! Item Location see all.

You can judge the originality just by seeing the pics?

Larry Treiman Registered User. I’m very happy to read about your watch! Delivery Options see all. More on the marks: Photos would help a lot, Jonathan!!! Here are the details: Number of Jewels see all. Guaranteed Delivery see all.

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From 1 JuneStockwells acted as assay agents, facilitating the import into Britain of foreign gold and silver items, which had to be assayed and hallmarked in a UK assay office before being released for retail. Top – Crest 56 14K Middle – REclining animal Trusty Bottom – 90 I assume the 14K refers to the gold content but other than that I have no idea what any of it means Any advice much appreciated.


Yes, my password is: Material 18 K Gold. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

This watch have two rear cover – external and internal. Message Board only login: Also I will mark item as “gift”.

Your message to seller: Any clue when it was made?

Aug 26, 17, Country Flag: The case is silver and there are hallmarks inside both of the back covers for London import markwith the initials GS for George Stockwell. This is very rare beautiful open face pocket watch, with hand made engraving on the case.

It would be great to see a wider shot of the whole movement. Silver Pocket Clocks 3. View your saved items. The small, “hand-scratched” characters are watch repairers’ marks.

Dec 16, 2, 5 38 Male Country Flag: This site uses cookies. Open Face Filter Applied. This particular watch has a key-winding movement which is working well and keeping good time.


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I would bet that “” is actually a poorly stamped “”, and thus another mark indicating 14K. Thanks to both of you for your help on this.

The stem turning nicely. The watch has a s look about it, but it may be a little earlier or a bit later. At that time they employed over 2, skilled watchmakers and produced over 4, watches a day. Thanks for your great feedback! Inside cover has following inscriptions: Skip to main content.

Altogether, a fine watch and a great family heirloom which I hope you will be proud to pass down to future generations. They are all on the watcj of the front cover.

An Antique Silver Tavannes Watch Co Pocket Watch

More refinements More refinements The styling in the description sounds like to me. Some of grrand parts inside looks a bit rusty to me.

Do you already have an account? Description An antique silver Tavannes Watch Co pocket watch.