Hamilton 992B U.S. Army Issue 21-jewel 16-size Railroad Pocket Watch #OE-55


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Product Description

Offered for sale is an antique Hamilton #992B (USA) U.S. Army issue open-faced railroad pocket watch #OE-55, probably ca. 1940s.  This is a 16-size watch, and measures approximately 50mm (2″) diameter.  This watch features a chromium plated screw back and bezel case, a 21-jewel adjusted stem-wind lever-set movement, and a single-sunk Montgomery style porcelain dial with Arabic numerals.  The movement is marked U.S. Army.  This is less common than the U.S. Govt. marking found on most of the military-issued railroad watches.  The case is in excellent condition, showing signs of occasional pocket carry.  The dial is in excellent condition.  The movement runs and keeps excellent time.  Overall, a very presentable watch that is ready to carry with pride or present as a wonderful gift to a person who appreciates fine timepieces.  This is a great crossover collectible of interest to watch collectors, military buffs, and railroad buffs as well.  You can own this very high grade, super clean American-made pocket watch, for $699.99.  If you have questions about this watch or about my watch and clock repair services, please feel free to call me at 386-761-0077 or email me.