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|Material:||14K solid gold|
|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||29mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||35mm|
Stunning 14K gold Hamilton watch with caliber 987 with engraved “Hamilton Watch Co.’ 17 jewels and numbered 4075861. On the gold part of the back of the watch where comes the engraved14K, the number 9972 also appears. Inside the case comes “Hamilton Watch Co. Fahys 14K solid gold” with the serial number 299972. The dial is original and comes with beautiful Arabic numbers, each one having a beautiful luminous. At 6 o’clock comes the second counter. The watch comes with a brown band.
It is important to notice that solid gold and platinum watches at this time were very rare.
The company was founded in 1892 and in 1900; over 50% of the population had a watch from Hamilton Watch Co in Lancaster, PA. In 1915, Hamilton started the production of the caliber 986. During the art deco period, Hamilton had tremendous success with the “Coronado”, “Spur” and “Piping Rock”. Then came the 982 caliber in the 1930’s and the famous caliber 500. In 1937, the company supplied the US army. In 1966, Hamilton took over Buren watch. In 1969, it stopped to produce mechanical watch in the US. Then, came the revolutionary “Pulsar”. Today, the company is own by the Swatch Group.
Caliber 987 with engraved “Hamilton Watch Co.’ 17 jewels and numbered 4075861.
Diameter excluding winding crown: 29mm
Length including lugs: 35mm