|Model:||- - -|
|Size - diameter excluding winding crown:||27.50mm|
|Size - length including lugs:||35mm|
Lovely 14K gold –filled Hamilton watch with caliber 986A with engraved “Hamilton Watch Co.” 17 jewels and numbered 2149726. On the side comes the number 804 and “Metal”. Inside the case comes “Hamilton Watch Co. – Lancaster, PA”, “14K Gold-Filled” with the serial number 798043. The dial is original and comes with beautiful Arabic numbers, each one having a fine luminous. The band comes with the engraved “Kreisler quality” USA Patent 2.064.760.
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 986A with engraved “Hamilton Watch Co.” 17 jewels and numbered 2149726
Diameter excluding winding crown: 27.50mm
Length including lugs: 35mm