Lady Elgin circa 1924 14K Watch with Nickel-Plated Band
Very nice square size 10/0e Lady Elgin watch with black numbers and black hands. A blue glass cabochon sits on the winder. Nickel-plated band is made from rectangular and square links. The watch dates to circa 1924 per the serial number, 26705152. The movement is 15 jewels (as marked), pendant wind and set. The movement finish is nickel damaskeening and has a Going barrel. It is not adjusted. Watch is grade 444, model 4. There were 4000 of these watches produced between 1916-1927. The case of the watch is marked 14K and is also marked 10/0 E as well as P.W.C. Co, the manufacturer of the case. The Nickel-plated band is marked Sturdy Allegheny. In very good condition. Measures 1" square and fits a 7" wrist snugly. Would work well on a slightly smaller wrist if you like a bit of room. It is adjustable to fit a smaller wrist.