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by coronado
Sun Feb 05, 2012 8:06 am
Forum: American Watch Forum
Topic: Two uncommon Elgins
Replies: 5
Views: 2291

Two uncommon Elgins

Two Elgins from around 1929 not often seen nowadays. On left is the Charles H. Markham model in white gold fill, named for Chairman of the Board of the Illinois Central Railroad. On the right is the unusual and large Model 699, a white gold filled watch with yellow gold overlay on the lugs and in an...
by coronado
Thu Jan 26, 2012 6:27 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Special Model A
Replies: 3
Views: 1034

Re: Special Model A

Model A dial is same as Bentley. I think it is an inlaid enamel dial.
by coronado
Tue Jan 24, 2012 6:04 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Pan Europ
Replies: 6
Views: 1394

Re: Pan Europ

Wow! Must be super rare, that is the only one I've seen or heard of.
by coronado
Thu Jan 19, 2012 6:21 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Information regarding Donald movements.
Replies: 6
Views: 1483

Re: Information regarding Donald movements.

Norm, are you sure the watch was a Donald? Haven't seen a Donald with anything but the 14/0 size 982 series movement. The Turner eventually replaced the Donald in the early 1950s and has the same case as the Donald except in 10K solid gold rather than 14K. The Turner used the new 12/0 size 754 movem...
by coronado
Thu Jan 05, 2012 12:15 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Cambridge
Replies: 9
Views: 1994

Re: Cambridge

vintagehamiltons wrote:So, does anyone here want to admit to buying my old Cambridge from Bryan? I'd like to record the price in my spreadsheet if you want to share via PM. I'll be discreet. ;)
I sold a Cambridge? I thought it was a Turner.
by coronado
Sat Dec 31, 2011 2:48 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Coronado changing clothes
Replies: 14
Views: 2722

Re: Coronado changing clothes

Okay, when I first saw the title of this topic, I thought someone had set up a hidden camera in my bathroom.
by coronado
Fri Dec 23, 2011 11:45 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Meadowbrook with standard enamel dial?
Replies: 11
Views: 2421

Re: Meadowbrook with standard enamel dial?

I have one on my white Pinehurst, I will upload a pic.
by coronado
Tue Dec 13, 2011 6:01 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: You got to love the spelling.
Replies: 4
Views: 1468

Re: You got to love the spelling.

Ha, I sent an Elgin dial to my refinisher last week and they reprinted it with "Gruen" on it... which I guess is a form of mis-spelling.
by coronado
Mon Dec 05, 2011 4:08 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Wilkinson
Replies: 33
Views: 5497

Re: Wilkinson

401 dials are not interchangeable with 982 dials, so it is not a Dunkirk dial. It is a Wilkinson dial that has been refinished to black. I'm sure the original enamel tracks and name are underneath the black finish and gold printing.
by coronado
Thu Dec 01, 2011 10:50 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Tiffany Lowell
Replies: 1
Views: 968

Re: Tiffany Lowell

Beautiful watch, and stunningly rare.