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|Stock # |
| Hamilton 18S 21J |
Fully Marked Movement
Mint Original Dial
Beautiful YGF Case
One Of The Finest
| Circa 1912, LS, marked adjusted 5 positions, double roller, motor barrel, 21 Jewels, RR Grade/Approved, this is a beautiful, fully marked Hamilton 940 in a very nice screw back and bezel yellow gold filled case with a perfect Original Arabic Dial! Wow! One this nice doesn't come around every day, so consider it carefully. |
Case.... is a Phila 20 Yr YGF case in excellent clean condition...has a nice crystal and beautiful plain polished back. Like new crown and bow. Shows very well as you can see. Just a beauty thruout!
Dial... is original double sunk glass enamel Hamilton dial with Arabic numerals. Perfect...no hairlines. Nice big bold arabic "blind man's" numerals. Beautiful blued hands. Stunning original flawless double sunk Dial.
Movement... is also like new on this 940. It is the scarcer, fully marked version marked "21 Jewels", "Double Roller", "Motor Barrel", "940", and "Adjusted 5 Positions". Running well, and is timing great! Really one of Hamilton's most beautiful, highly damaskeened 18S movements! Folks, you don't see these fully marked examples this nice anymore, especially with this beautiful dial. If you want one of the best 940s you can get, and at a really good price, here it is! Only here at Time Machine!
|Stock # |
| Hampden 18S 15 Jewel |
Dueber Watch Co.
Model 2 Hunter
Beautiful Nickel Movement
Teske Railroad Regulator
Mint Dueber Dial
Beautiful GF Hunter Case
| || Circa 1889, Lever Set, here's a very nice Dueber Watch Co. Model 2 Hunter in it's original Victory 14K gold filled hunter case with highly engraved and embellished front and back and perfect dial to show and enjoy...We have just fully cleaned this one and it's ready to carry. |
The Case is signed Victory 14K denoting the Philadelphia Watch Case Co. It is highly embellished with engraved front and village scene back with huge scalloped sides done in 14K Gold Filled. Opens and closes properly. Dust cover and back are nice and tight. Just a beauty!
The Original Dueber Watch Co Roman Dial is perfect and as you can see looks fantastic. Red Lettered logo as these had then. Beautiful "Moon" hands.
Movement is a Model 2 done in nickel and shows almost new still retaining all of it's original blued screws. Also has the High Grade "Teske" Regulator so was probably Railroad Adjusted tho in 1889 most were not marked so. This was an early RR Grade that with that regulator would have passed muster for railroad approval in 1889. Just serviced and it's running and timing well. New Crystal as well! This is one to show and enjoy...Beautiful Dueber Watch Co Model 2 with a perfect dial, gorgeous movement just fully serviced, and that beautiful Victory Scalloped Hunter Case!... A lot of watch for only......$289.00
|Stock # |
| Ball Watch Co. Hamilton |
The 23J "998" Elinvar
Official RR Standard
Mint Original Ball Dial
WGF Mainliner Case
Perfect Dial & Movement
Beautiful Hi End RR!
| || Circa 1938, LS, Adjusted Temp. and 5 positions, 23 Jewels, Motor Barrel, Official Standard, Elinvar Hairspring, RR Grade/Approved, this is another beautiful, rare 23 Jewel Ball Hamilton 998 Elinvar cased in a gorgeous like new white GF Mainliner Case! I have this priced very aggresively so take advantage of it while you can... |
Case... is a J Boss Mainliner Model 14K White GF Square Bow Model case with a scarce fancy back. Shows as new...stunning example. Glass Domed Crystal.
Dial... is original single sunk Hamilton Ball unique 998 Dial. Perfect...no hairlines. Beautiful condition triple matching blued spade Ball type hands.
Movement... is fully marked Official RR Standard, Adjusted 5 Positions, sapphire pallets, motor barrel, elinvar, and 23 Jewels. Movement truly is as nice an example of a 23J 998 as you're likely to find.
They made only 3 runs of this beauty for a total of only 2750 watches. This was the finest 16S Ball Hamilton ever made. Very nice condition and running well.
2018 Book on these is $1530-$2835-$3645, and this example is definitely ex fine or better!
I have this giveaway priced under low book!!!
Great investment with instant equity as these will continue to accumulate in value from this level. When you pull this out of your pocket, there'll be no mistaking what it is! Ball Railroad all the way! Rare Unique 23 Jewel Hamilton Ball 998 Elinvar cased in a killer Mainliner Case at a very nice price!......$1498.00
|Stock # |
| Hamilton 16S 23J |
"The 950" Railroad
Early Gold Train Model
Nice Yellow GF Fancy Case
Mint Montgomery Dial
Excellent Plus Thruout!
| || Folks, if there was ever a time to salt some of these investment grade railroads away, this is the time! I bought this beautiful 950 hundreds under the money, and now you can too! One only, first come, first served! |
Circa 1914, Lever Set, Adjusted 5 positions, double roller, motor barrel, gold train, RR Grade/Approved, this is a very nice low production Hamilton 950 with a solid gold train! This high grade timepiece also features a mint original Hamilton porcelain Montgomery dial, and a beautiful Star Watch Co Yellow GF Fancy Back Model Case! It's a beautiful example of a hard to find early 950, folks. Don't miss this one, especially at this special price!
Case... is a yellow gold filled Star Model 25 Yr case in excellent condition with an engine turned back. Shows no wear thru, little lower lite pocket wear is all. Nice tight original bow and crown, new glass crystal. Beautiful Case.
Dial... is original Hamilton porcelain arabic Montgomery dial. I believe this dial to be original to the watch. Also has the blued spade railroad hands. No hairlines can be seen on this fine example. Mint Original Monty Dial.
Movement...is fully marked as stated above and in excellent crisp condition as seen in the picture. Fitted with the gold train. Beautiful Damaskeening! Lettering still looks new. To find one any better you'd truly have to have a time machine. Running very well, has been completely checked and timed.
2018 Book on this fine watch is $730-$1200-$1800.
These are an excellent investment, especially one that looks like this! In this price range why settle for a "made up" one that you will not be happy with? This one is a solid investment, as well as one of the most beautiful railroads you'll ever own. Will be one of the highlights of your Hamilton Railroad Collection. Judge this one for yourself, and, like me, you'll have to agree it's well worth owning. You'll not likely find a better early example at any price. Rare Early 950 in all original condition...won't last at only.........$879.00
|Stock # |
| Hampden 18S 15J |
The John C. Dueber Special
Marked "Special Adjusted"
Rare Fancy Dial
Fancy Engraved Dueber Case
Scarce RR Grade/Approved Hunter!
| || Circa 1889, Lever Set, Special Adjusted to 5 Positions (unmarked), RR Grade/Approved by all Rail Lines in 1889, Here's a very scarce John C. Dueber Special! This Special Adjusted Railroad Hunter was Hampden's best in the 18 Size in 1889! They were made specifically for railroad duty. In that class, they had to be good...scarce Hi End Hampden! |
Case... is Dueber fancy engraved hunter case. Has one of the fasnciest engraved dust covers I've ever seen. Front and back fully engraved with bouquets. Engraved sides. Nice glass crystal. Very crisp! Beautiful 18S RR Hunter Case
Dial...is an original single sunk porcelain enamel Fancy Hampden Dial with Roman numerals. It looks perfect! Two Tone Gold and black features adorn this beauty. Rare to find a perfect 18S Hampden Fancy Dial like this! Original spade railroad hands.
Movement...is another of Hampden's top quality grades...The "John C. Dueber Special". It features a beautifully damaskeened Movement, fully railroad adjusted, gold Teske Railroad Regulator, in good condition. Running well, has not been serviced or timed. Mr. Dueber was the head of Hampden Watch Co. He wouldn't put his name on anything less than the best. Only 5100 of these Model 3s were made, and only 1000 in this run. Very low production railroad hunter! Here's a chance at the one of the best railroad watches Hampden had to offer in 1889...Fully loaded with a killer case and a fancy dial...The John C. Dueber Special Hunter!......$585.00
|Stock # |
| Waltham 16S 19J |
Vanguard Model 1899
Diamond End Stone
Beautiful Crescent 25 Yr Case
Mint Original Dial
Waltham's Finest Railroad!
| || Folks, the 19 Jewel Railroads have long been my favorite, and for good reason...some of the companies finest, highest quality railroads were 19 Jewel! The 16 and 18 Size 19J Bunn, 16S 19J Sangamo Special (Illinois' finest), The Hampden 16S 19J Railway, and this beauty here all were among the best. This Waltham is built like a tank, and you have to listen to this beauty run to appreciate how good it was made, and see for yourself the quality that's second to none. Check it out... |
Circa 1905, here's a beautiful high grade Waltham 19 Jewel Vanguard with a mint original double sunk dial in fine condition! This one has all the bells and whistles and also features a high grade 19 jewel movement with the diamond end stone! This is the 1899 model, and was their highest grade railroad watch, competing with the Illinois 19J Sangamo Special! Top of the line in 1905! Original Railroad Dial is perfect...no hairlines! This one too fairly screams "railroad". Also features the original Crescent WC Co 25 Yr Gold Filled Hinged Case in excellent condition with a beautiful french bow and original crown...this one was little used thru the years and it shows...Top of the line case! This watch was obviously litely carried by a professional who knew how to treat his watch...still in excellent shape! Movement still shows new as well, featuring gold screw down jewel settings, adjusted to 5 positions and running well.
If you want Waltham's best American Railroad Watch...one you can use everyday and be proud to own...this is it. Lot of watch for the money! Beautiful 1899 19 Jewel Waltham Vanguard RR!.........$379.00
|Stock # |
| Hamilton 16S 21J |
The "992" Railroad
Yellow GF Case
Mint Arabic DS Dial
Good Watch To Carry
Nice 992 Railroad....$219!
| || Folks, if I had a $1 for every time someone asked for a nice, original 21 jewel railroad with a mint dial...under $250 last year I could go out to a nice dinner! They're just not out there! But I did some digging today, and did find this beauty...first come, first served! |
Circa 1919, Lever Set, Adjusted to Temp. and 5 Positions, Double Roller, RR Grade/Approved, this is a beautiful 992...in a nice yellow gold filled Philadelphia Case. Features a perfect double sunk arabic dial, and second model movement.
Case... on this watch is a 10K Yellow Gold Filled Philadelphia 20 Yr Case. It is in good condition. Shows pocket wear on back, no wear thru noted. Glass crystal. Good Crown and tight Bow. Nice YGF Case!
Dial... is the marked Hamilton double sunk arabic version with hamilton in a straight line as it should be. Again, original to the watch. Perfect...No Hairlines! Matching original Hamilton blued steel hands. Beautiful perfect original Hamilton dial!
Movement... also nice on this one. Check out the picture. Features tuxedo second model damaskeening, Fully marked. This watch has just been fully checked by us. Running perfectly.
|Stock # |
| Hamilton 16S 21J |
Model "A" Hamilton Case
Mint "Cut 10" RR Special Dial
Gold Center Wheel
| || Circa 1943, Lever Set, Adjusted to Temp. and 6 Positions, Double Roller, Gold Center Wheel, Elinvar Hairspring, RR Grade/Approved, this is another nice 992B. Features an original Hamilton Model #A YGF Pimple Case, Type 1 Model movement, and an original porcelain Hamilton "Cut 10" Railway Special Dial in perfect condition. Won't last long at this low price... |
Case... on this watch is a Hamilton Model #A Case, also referred to as the "Pimple" case. Beautiful crown and bow, correct "stepped" shoulders as it should be on these earlier models, all correct and original! It is in very good condition. Front and back screw on and off effortlessly. Beautiful plain polished back. Shows very little wear, as evidenced by the pictures, and still looks great as you can see. Bow swings loose. Nice glass crystal. Same case that the 950B and some 998Es came in. Really shows off this 992B well!
Dial... is an original porcelain double sunk dial signed Railway Special. It is a "Cut 10" dial denoting the tail of the "0" in 10 cut short by the inner sink of dial. This is a variant unto itself and very desirable! Very nice, super crisp, has matching correct original blued spade RR hands. Tough to find a perfect cut 10 dial. Correct for this watch and time frame. Bold numerals. No hairlines...perfect. Original Porcelain Railway Special "Cut 10" Dial!
Movement... shows as new on this one. Features tuxedo damaskeening, Fully marked. First model featuring a gold center wheel. All Correct! Running perfectly, and timing well.
|Stock # |
| Hamilton 18S 21J |
Big Boy Railroad Case
First Model Mvmt
| || Circa 1905, LS, marked adjusted, 21 Jewels, RR Grade/Approved, this is a beautiful Hamilton 940 in a nice swing out Big Boy silverode case with a nice crown and bow. Also features a hairline free dial. |
Case.... is a Philadelphia silverode plain polished case in fine condition...has a nice glass crystal. Very little wear at all on case, back shows well as you can see. Tight bow and sharp crown, just a nice example.
Dial... is original double sunk glass enamel Hamilton dial with bold Arabic numerals. No visible hairlines one lite flake on outer edge by lever and another off center post hidden by the hands. Very clean. Triple matching original blued steel hands. Very Nice Original Dial.
Movement... is also like new on this 940. It is the earlier unmarked version marked "21 Jewels", and "Adjusted". Running well and is timing great!
We just went fully thru this one, has been cleaned plus a new mainspring, and I will stand behind this service as well! If it doesn't time acceptably just send it back in and we will service it again if need be, so I have your back on that. Just a nice railroad watch that will run like it was meant to all at one low price.
Really one of Hamilton's most beautiful, highly damaskeened 18S movements! Folks, you don't see these nicer examples sell for less, especially with a guaranteed service. Only here at Time Machine!
|Stock # |
| Abbott Watch Co 16S 17J |
Mfg By E Howard
1 * Watch Made 5 Yrs Only
Beautiful 25 Yr Howard Case
| || Folks, this is a very scarce Abbott Watch Co Sure Time Model...one of the nicest Abbotts you will ever have the opportunity to acquire! This Abbott has what has to be one of the the nicer fancy cases I have seen. Case is so tight you'll need a case knife to open the dust cover, has a few errant scratches on it because of that. Outstanding example for your collection or a perfect gift! |
Circa 1910, pendant set, RR Grade, here's a beautiful Abbott Watch Co. in it's original Keystone unmarked Howard fancy case hunter case with a highly embellished back to show and enjoy...Beautiful Timepiece! Has a like new original gold Abbott metal dial signed "Sure Time" that has survived looking fantastic, and a beautiful 17 Jewel movement with gorgeous damaskeening.
These were made by E Howard and the quality shows thru. This is basically a Series 9 Howard movement marked Abbott. Made only from 1908-1912. This is a hunter that was converted to a time only open face model at the factory. It's all original. In good running order, has a nice glass crystal, I timed this and it's good to go. Would make a great gift, or a unique add to your collection. These don't come up often, and never in this remarkable condition. Abbott Sure Time with a perfect original dial and a knockout Keystone 25 Yr French Bow Case... Stunning Example.........$249.00
ZAFTRA T-37 Military
Limited Edition Of 75
17 Jewel Manual Movement
Blue Dial/Gold Bezel
Camo Boxes and Manual
SS Case/TT Case/Bezel
SPECIAL XMAS PRICING..$79!
Here's the remarkable Zavtra done with a Blue Dial and a Gold Rotating bezel! Everything else is the same as the Black one. The Gold Bezel and that deep blue dial really sets this one apart...a full blown combat watch that's ready for a night on the town! |
Only 75 of each dial color were all that were ever made, I have only a few here and all the remaining stock of these manual wind marvels.
This watch has been discontinued, and will never be made again.
This is not one to be missed at this low price, folks.
Folks, if you buy only one wristwatch this year, this would be the one to own! Here at Time Machine we are very proud to offer this to you and unlike a lot of sellers you know we'll be here after the sale...we'll stand behind them...we always have.
SPECIAL REDUCED PRICE! Beautiful Blue Dial/Gold Bezel Zavtra "T-37"!
BACK IN STOCK...ONLY A FEW AVAILABLE! $79.00
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