My Second Hamilton 991

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Alfonso
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My Second Hamilton 991

#1 Post by Alfonso » Thu Apr 05, 2018 11:36 am

Ok so if anyone saw my first post Here- "My First Hamilton" you will know I have just started collecting. I saw this one and that it was rare and kind of coincides with the 971 and I had to have it It's such a beautiful piece in my opinion.

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Re: My Second Hamilton 991

#2 Post by stales » Thu Apr 05, 2018 2:04 pm

That is gorgeous - congrats!
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Re: My Second Hamilton 991

#3 Post by jimglynn » Thu Apr 05, 2018 8:13 pm

Very Nice Indeed! You've got the beginnings of a wonderful collection.

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Re: My Second Hamilton 991

#4 Post by hamiltonelectric » Fri Apr 06, 2018 6:59 am

Multi-color solid gold cases like that are the absolute top. Gorgeous piece.

That movement went to the Finishing Department on June 12, 1908.

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Re: My Second Hamilton 991

#5 Post by afire » Fri Apr 06, 2018 8:23 am

Yowsers. 4-tone solid gold box hinge case. And for those challenged by the distinction between green and yellow gold, here they are side by side.
Real men wear small watches.

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Re: My Second Hamilton 991

#6 Post by Alfonso » Fri Apr 06, 2018 3:35 pm

Thanks for the info and compliments guys :D I'm up to 5 watches now I'll post em as I get the time. Hamilton x2 Waltham x2 Elgin x1
Thanks for the warm welcome.

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