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by afire
Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:09 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: Re: WRUW 6/10/18 thru 6/16/2018
Replies: 32
Views: 693

Re: WRUW 6/10/18 thru 6/16/2018

randy van wrote:
Tue Jun 12, 2018 3:23 pm
18K Tiffany & Co Meadowbrook today

TiffanyMeadowbrook.jpg
Beautiful. Thanks for washing away the horror of Stales's modern monstrosity with a classic. :lol:
by afire
Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: European Watch Forum
Topic: Something different
Replies: 11
Views: 183

Re: Something different

If I'm learning from JerryT correctly, I think that movement uses a Roskopf pin-pallet escapement. Not that I really unedrstand that, but they seem to have a unique look.
by afire
Tue Jun 12, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Gruen Watch Forum
Topic: 1926 ladies Gruen
Replies: 7
Views: 258

Re: 1926 ladies Gruen

inatime wrote:
Mon Jun 11, 2018 10:25 pm
The eBay bracelet is gone already!
Sorry, should have PM'd it to you. ;) It had been there for a while until I posted that link.
by afire
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.
Replies: 289
Views: 52399

Re: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.

If you're trying to post pictures of the watch, they're not showing up, at least not for me.
by afire
Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:17 am
Forum: Gruen Watch Forum
Topic: 1926 ladies Gruen
Replies: 7
Views: 258

Re: 1926 ladies Gruen

My favorite bracelet for this style of watch is this type, manufactured by Bugby & Niles, one of the main bracelet suppliers to Gruen in this era: https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/MwUAAOSwPOhaUOg0/s-l1600.jpg It's for sale on eBay. Very likely came off a Gruen just like yours and looks to be pretty lo...
by afire
Mon Jun 04, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Another Lord Elgin 14K mystery
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: Another Lord Elgin 14K mystery

That's a nice looking watch.
by afire
Fri Jun 01, 2018 8:33 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help me find (replica?) ribbon band for women's Tonneau watch
Replies: 13
Views: 678

Re: Help me find (replica?) ribbon band for women's Tonneau watch

They show up on eBay regularly. Go into the "wristwatch bands" category and search for "ribbon clasp" or "ribbon buckle." There are several there right now, however none are white gold, only yellow. But if you check back, one will show up in white soon. In the meantime, here's a good pic that shows ...
by afire
Thu May 31, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nunc "Watches": Color Me Confused
Replies: 5
Views: 235

Re: Nunc "Watches": Color Me Confused

I give them credit, it's kind of a clever gimmick - "living in the moment" expressed by a "watch" that doesn't tell time.
by afire
Sun May 27, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/27 through 6/2/18?
Replies: 16
Views: 603

Re: WRUW 5/27 through 6/2/18?

Gruen Import 103 for the last few days, green gold with white accents:
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by afire
Fri May 25, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: Identification Help
Replies: 9
Views: 348

Re: Identification Help

Looking closer at the Lone Eagle case, it appears that it probably started out as the exact same case with the same lugs. You can see the seam where they just added a little bit onto the lugs to work with the narrower bracelet. http://www.mybulova.com/sites/default/files/watches/bulova%20watches%200...