Click image to go back Price: $1187
Brand: Hamilton_Watch_Co
Dial Style: Round
Model: Piping Rock, No. 644211
Numer of Jewels: 17J
Case Metal: 14K YG
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Sold Date: 11/16/2002
Pre-Auction Estimate: $1000 - 1500
Price Realized: $1187
Courtesy of Antiquorum

Hamilton Watch Co. , Lancaster, Pa. , "Piping Rock", No. 644211. Produced in the 1950's. Fine tonneau-shaped 14K yellow gold and black enamel gentleman's wristwatch. C. two-body, solid, polished, black "champleve" enamel bezel with painted gold radial Roman numerals, mobile lugs. D. matte silver with painted indexes, auxiliary seconds dial. "Scottie" blued steel hands. M. Cal. 747, rhodium-plated, "fausses-cotes" decoration, 17 jewels, lever escapement, monometallic balance, self-compensating Breguet balance spring. Dial, case, and movement signed. Dim. 28 x 42 mm. Hamilton Electric. Production started in 1957. (next three lots)This electrical system was patented by Hamilton in the USA in 1954, in England in 1955 and produced since 1957. (Condition: C 3 D 3 - 5 - 01 M 3*) (Grade: A)