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

  • Creator
    Lord Elgin
  • 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
  • Seller Location
    Birmingham, AL
  • Reference Number
    LU54232986993
About the Seller

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Located in Birmingham, AL

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