An 18 Karat Yellow Gold Model 1888 Open Face Pocket Watch, Waltham, Circa 1898, 50.00 mm case diameter, white porcelain dial signed WALTHAM, Roman numerals with outer red Arabic chapter ring calibrated to 60 minutes, blued steel spade hands, subdial for seconds at 6 o'clock, case back engraved with guilloche pattern, stem wound and set 21 jewel lever movement adjusted signed A.W.W. Co. Waltham, Mass Riverside Maximus. Movement number: 7000293. Case number: 97204.
Accompanied with gold filled fob chain.
Estimate $ 500-700
The watch weighs approximately 77.60 dwts. inclusive of crystal and movement. The watch winds, sets and runs though the balance wheel needs to be advanced at times to begin operation. The dial shows several hairline fractures.