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by Literustyfan
Fri Jan 19, 2018 7:02 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 1/14–1/19/2018?
Replies: 42
Views: 687

Re: WRUW 1/14–1/19/2018?

1918 WWI Elgin RED XII Trench Watch, OFFSET CROWN, SEMI-HERMETIC, COIN EDGE BEZEL. Sterling Silver Philadelphia Case, Metal RED XII Military Dial, Thick Blue Steel Hands. Original Over-Sized Sterling Silver Factory Crown, Dark Brown Distressed Leather Kitchener Strap. https://scontent.fhou1-1.fna.fb...
by Literustyfan
Thu Jan 18, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 1/14–1/19/2018?
Replies: 42
Views: 687

Re: WRUW 1/14–1/19/2018?

1917 WWI Elgin Military Pocket Watch with the VERY RARE Mealy Manufacturing "WARRIOR" Wrist Watch Conversion Guard. This is a massive size 12s conversion guard, to the best of my knowledge it is the BIGGEST wrist watch conversion guard ever made. Metal Elgin military dial, correct military hands for...
by Literustyfan
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST
Replies: 11
Views: 291

Re: The EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST

Jerry,

Great side by side movement pictures and explanation!

Thank you for sharing.
by Literustyfan
Mon Jan 08, 2018 6:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST
Replies: 11
Views: 291

Re: The EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST

Thank you everybody! This one was not an easy task due to it being from a lesser known manufacturer that went out of business before the Great War had even begun. I obtained this New England Lever Cavour in an open auction on ebay, looks like nobody else knew what it truly was. When I first started ...
by Literustyfan
Sun Jan 07, 2018 7:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST
Replies: 11
Views: 291

The EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST

I want to share one of my research projects with you............ This is the story of the EARLIEST American made Men's Wrist Watch KNOWN to EXIST! For the better part of the past decade I have been searching for the first men's wrist watch ever manufactured in the United States. Based on all of the ...
by Literustyfan
Fri Jan 05, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Watch Worn Over Shirt Cuff...?
Replies: 10
Views: 273

Re: Watch Worn Over Shirt Cuff...?

I watched that documentary last week.

I really enjoyed it.

I found the watch over the cuff to be a bit odd, but to each his own, he wore it that way with confidence.
by Literustyfan
Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:58 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 12/31/2017 through 1/6/2018
Replies: 42
Views: 927

Re: WRUW 12/31/2017 through 1/6/2018

1918 WWI Waltham Trench Watch, Nickel Case made by the Illinois Watch Case Company, SWIVEL LUGS. Very Unique Case Design with a round case back and case center but has a cushion shaped bezel. BIG Size 0s Version, 15 Jewels, BOLD Arabic Military Dial, Thick Blue Steel Hands, Black Leather Strap. And ...
by Literustyfan
Sun Dec 24, 2017 6:48 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 12/24/17 thru 12/30/17
Replies: 42
Views: 1043

Re: WRUW 12/24/17 thru 12/30/17

Trying out the rubber strap on my new RGM 300 Professional Diver for a few days.

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by Literustyfan
Tue Dec 19, 2017 5:57 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 12/17 through 12/23/2017?
Replies: 43
Views: 1155

Re: WRUW 12/17 through 12/23/2017?

I'll be rock'n my new RGM 300 Professional Diver today!

This is a serious piece of hardware, the only problem I'm having is deciding if I like the metal bracelet or the black rubber strap more.
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