1948 Yellow Gold Lord Elgin Pocket Watch Presented by Monsanto

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This beautiful watch was originally presented as a gift in 1948 to a gentleman who had spent 25 years working for Monsanto. This momento is engraved on the back of the 14k yellow gold case, along with the man's name. The watch features an off white open face dial with a Monsanto "M" at the top and the "Lord Elgin" signature placed just above the second hand sub dial. The movement includes 7 adjustments and 21 jewels. The movement number is "543", the movement serial number is "N418191" and the case serial number is "9748417".
Details
Of the Period
Retro
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1948
Period
1940-1949
Metal
14k Gold
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
1.63 in. W x 2.13 in. L
4 cm W x 5 cm L
Length
2.13 in. (5 cm)
Weight
54.4g
Dealer Location
Birmingham, AL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU54232986993
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