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by HamiltonIllinois
Sun Sep 16, 2018 5:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I'm going to be selling most of my collection...
Replies: 14
Views: 1475

Re: I'm going to be selling most of my collection...

WHY in the world is that nice WGF Oval still remaining? I own too many of them already, otherwise I would have bought it. :D
by HamiltonIllinois
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:16 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Bogus dial description: Rare Aviator Dial
Replies: 18
Views: 4222

Re: Bogus dial description: Rare Aviator Dial

This Tonneau dial still looks completely original to me!
by HamiltonIllinois
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Black Face Hamilton 20's or 30's??
Replies: 7
Views: 105

Re: Black Face Hamilton 20's or 30's??

I think the "tell" in this black Square B dial is the font used on the HAMILTON logo -- this seems to be a later version and not the font used around 1930. That said, it's still nice.

Regards,

Rick
by HamiltonIllinois
Mon Sep 03, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Opinions on price
Replies: 4
Views: 467

Re: Opinions on price

Cosimow,

I sent you a private message a few days ago, but perhaps you do not know how these work. I am interested in your watch.

Regards,

Rick

PS: Nathan, you have mail too! :D
by HamiltonIllinois
Fri Aug 10, 2018 7:27 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Top 10 (or 12) list of favorite Hamilton wristwatches?
Replies: 23
Views: 3622

Re: Top 10 (or 12) list of favorite Hamilton wristwatches?

But it didn't make your list either! :lol: Tom, LOL, I know. It is just interesting that the Coronado made just about every list bit the Piping Rock never made even one. It made Air's list And now Mugea's too! (It's just that the PR is so iconic, that it surprised me... but perhaps most people elec...
by HamiltonIllinois
Fri Aug 10, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Top 10 (or 12) list of favorite Hamilton wristwatches?
Replies: 23
Views: 3622

Re: Top 10 (or 12) list of favorite Hamilton wristwatches?

vintagehamiltons wrote:
Wed Aug 08, 2018 5:24 am
HamiltonIllinois wrote:
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:10 pm
I just re-looked at this old thread... and not one Piping Rock in the bunch, amazing.
But it didn't make your list either! :lol:
Tom,

LOL, I know. It is just interesting that the Coronado made just about every list bit the Piping Rock never made even one.
by HamiltonIllinois
Tue Aug 07, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Top 10 (or 12) list of favorite Hamilton wristwatches?
Replies: 23
Views: 3622

Re: Top 10 (or 12) list of favorite Hamilton wristwatches?

I just re-looked at this old thread... and not one Piping Rock in the bunch, amazing.
by HamiltonIllinois
Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: What is in the box?
Replies: 2
Views: 267

Re: What is in the box?

Your headline made me think of Brad Pitt, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Spacey, and Gwyneth Paltrow... or at least part of her.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kLDhMU5JvMk
by HamiltonIllinois
Fri May 11, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: FRED'S BOOK: Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years - WHO GOT EM... CHECK IN
Replies: 38
Views: 2653

Re: FRED'S BOOK: Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years - WHO GOT EM... CHECK IN

I picked-up my set on Tuesday from my PO Box. I am slowly working my may through the volumes. This will take a long time, I think. So far, I love it! (And while I had already read much of it, seeing it now all complete is compelling!) The big problem is that I have about 30-feet of various art and w...