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Hamilton TM-2601

#1 Post by vanallard » Thu Aug 09, 2018 9:34 am

I picked up this interesting piece recently on the Bay. A review of the catalogues suggests that it is a ‘68 TM-2601; however, the catalogue does not reference a white gold version.

In any event, a very simple, classic looking watch that should clean up quite nicely!
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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#2 Post by vanallard » Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:51 pm

A few more photos following a recent service :)
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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#3 Post by Namespetra » Mon Sep 17, 2018 3:03 am

That’s a nice one! It’s in great condition. I especially like the bezel design.
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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#4 Post by vintagehamiltons » Mon Sep 17, 2018 4:47 am

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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#5 Post by stales » Tue Sep 18, 2018 6:22 am

What an excellent looking watch! Nice find. Seems like it's one for the photo catalogue.

Is that "circle" on the inside case back damage from the weight?
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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#6 Post by vanallard » Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:24 pm

stales wrote:
Tue Sep 18, 2018 6:22 am
What an excellent looking watch! Nice find. Seems like it's one for the photo catalogue.

Is that "circle" on the inside case back damage from the weight?
Not really sure, though this isn't the first time I've seen this with micro-rotor models. Perhaps one of the more experienced members can provide some clarity ;)

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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#7 Post by Dave » Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:49 pm

I leave a lot of leeway for models cataloged in 1968-70. That seems to have been a tumultuous and disorganized period at Hamilton. It's pretty easy to believe that they made a white gold version of this model but only listed it as yellow gold in the catalog.
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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#8 Post by vanallard » Fri Oct 19, 2018 9:56 am

Are any members interested in this watch by chance? There are some very interesting pieces being auctioned off next week by Heritage Auction and my watch fund is running a bit low.

Feel free to send me a PM if you are interested - I might list the watch later today on eBay.

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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#9 Post by Nookster » Mon Oct 22, 2018 12:28 pm

Looks fantastic
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Re: Hamilton TM-2601

#10 Post by vanallard » Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:21 pm

Thanks!

Listed on the Bay for $750 but I would take $575 (net), shipped to Canada/CONUS.

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