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Fortis Watch

Fortis 18kT. Rose Gold Art Deco Watch with Original Dial and Hands from 1950's
Located in Long Beach, CA
FACTORY / HOUSE: Fortis Watch Company STYLE / REFERENCE: Art Deco / Square METAL / MATERIAL: 18k Pink Gold CIRCA / YEAR: 1940's DIMENSIONS / SIZE: Length 28mm X Diameter 38mm MOVEME...
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Vintage 1940s Swiss Art Deco Wrist Watches

Rare Vintage 1930s Fortis Autorist Self Winding Watch by John Harwood
Located in Carlisle, GB
The Autorist wristwatch, an earlier invention by Harwood, relied upon the movement of the wrist, causing the strap to pull against a pivoted retainer, in turn connected to a lever wi...
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Vintage 1930s Swiss Wrist Watches

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Silver

Rare Vintage 1930s Fortis Autorist Self Winding Watch by John Harwood
Located in Carlisle, GB
The Autorist wristwatch, an earlier invention by Harwood, relied upon the movement of the wrist, causing the strap to pull against a pivoted retainer, in turn connected to a lever wi...
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Vintage 1930s Swiss Wrist Watches

Materials

Silver

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Antique Victorian "Hand & Dagger" Gold Signet Ring "Manu Forti"
Located in Sale, Cheshire
A cool antique signet ring modelled in 18 karat gold. The face is engraved with an English Heraldic crest, depicting a hand holding a dagger above the Latin motto MANU FORTI, meaning...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Victorian Signet Rings

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