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by salleh
Mon May 05, 2014 7:54 am
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......
Replies: 9
Views: 2971

Re: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......

......This will be quick as I am due up in SOnoma in about an hour and a half, and it's an hour drive ....but I had to write this morning .....my eyes are still very tired from a very intense couple of days, so I am having trouble telling colors inside the house .... ...but Gatorpa, you are very clo...
by salleh
Sat May 03, 2014 9:25 pm
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......
Replies: 9
Views: 2971

Re: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......

...I'll pop in Tuesday ....have to finish getting ready for the Alameda Show, and it's already 10:16, ....then the show tomorrow, followed by falling on my face tomorrow night....then up in the morning and off to Sonoma for lunch with my old friend Barbara, and then it's hit the Sonoma thrift shops,...
by salleh
Sat May 03, 2014 2:58 pm
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......
Replies: 9
Views: 2971

Pssst, Don't Look Now, But It's Salleh......

.....Making a spectacular comeback with a killer Omega ( I hope ) .....but the story starts with this Gruen Spider .....after about a year, it got all fixed ....and running great, and the first day it was out in the case, a fellow I have traded watches with before offered an Omega, so he went to his...
by salleh
Thu Jun 27, 2013 7:20 am
Forum: American Watch Forum
Topic: benrus 14k gold ladies watch
Replies: 3
Views: 3627

Re: benrus 14k gold ladies watch

.....sorry to say this, but that particular style, ( the ladies watches of that size and design.....they made a ka-jillio of them between the 30s and the 70s) is wroth pretty much just the gold content .... ...ladies vintage watches are going up in value, but only the special ones,.....from about 19...
by salleh
Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:58 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: inheritated Hamiltons
Replies: 9
Views: 1810

Re: inheritated Hamiltons

...lots of philistines buy watches to melt them down ...but the ones I am selling are bought by ladies for themselves......one doesn't buy a gold or gold filled watch on etsy to melt ! And I get well over the melt price anyway ..... but the plethora of ladies movements and dials tell me that there's...
by salleh
Mon Jun 24, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 1206

Re: Hello

and here she is in a pensive mood......

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by salleh
Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:51 pm
Forum: European Watch Forum
Topic: Help Identifying This Baume et Mercier
Replies: 4
Views: 3161

Re: Help Identifying This Baume et Mercier

.....Stylistically speaking, I think the logo is way too close to the hour markers...feels crammed up there, not necessary lots of room between the 12 and the centerpost....
by salleh
Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hello
Replies: 4
Views: 1206

Hello

http://i760.photobucket.com/albums/xx244/sallyshoaf/MONKEY1_zpsaaed2f5a.png .....isn't she great ??? ...this monkey "borrowed the camera of a professional photographer from England, who was doing something else when she picked it up and took many many photos, but didn't hurt the camera,.....he said...
by salleh
Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:27 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: inheritated Hamiltons
Replies: 9
Views: 1810

Re: inheritated Hamiltons

....Sorry gentlemen .... I beg to differ about the ladies watch values .....I am finding that they are going up ....especially with the kind of watch that one with the saphires .....that is a very showy watch...and if they are real stones, and I suspect they are, then we're talking a substantial amo...
by salleh
Mon Jun 24, 2013 12:15 pm
Forum: Gruen Watch Forum
Topic: Back from servicing yesterday...
Replies: 19
Views: 3849

Re: Back from servicing yesterday...

....I would have cleaned that dial too..the tarnish is so uneven, what makes Liz's nice is that the tarnish is even ....

and I hate to show even more ignorance ....but what is a Butler finish ??? I see the word everywhere, but can't seem to discern what makes it a butler .....