Antique Independent Watch Company 14K Yellow Gold Heavy Hunting Case Pocket Watch Rare!

Regular price $2,800.00

  • Brand: Independent Watch Co.
  • Circa: 1881
  • Case: 18 Size (54mm) 14K yellow gold heavy hunter case with open cartouche on front cover
  • Movement: American-made (probably made by Hampden or Illinois) hand-wind mechanical lever-set. Top plate signed Independent Watch Co., Fredonia, NY
  • Dial: White porcelain with Roman numerals
  • Crystal: Glass
  • Box and papers: Gift Box
  • Condition: Excellent
  • More Info: Solid 14K yellow gold heavy hunting case manufactured by the BWC Co. Case # 170624. Movement Serial # 394638. The Independent Watch Co put their name on the dials and movement top plates of their pocket watches. The movements were usually provided by Hampden or Illinois watch companies. This is a rare watch, as the company was only in business from 1875 until 1881.
  • Retail: N/A
  • Inventory #: 8532
  • Warranty: The watch runs well, keeps great time and is sold AS-IS.