Silver cased 18s 7 Jewel Illinois private label pocket watch c1890
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About this item
This pocket watch was made by the Illinois Watch Co circa 1890 and was made for a retailer, Charles Stark of Toronto.
Movement – the gilt full plate movement has a lever escapement and 7 jewels. The movement is signed “Charles Stark, Toronto” # 1055011 and is in 95% mint condition
Case – the movement comes in a coin silver open face case, which has a screw off back and bezel. The case has engraved sides and edges with a smooth plain finish on the back. The case is in 90% mint condition – there are some marks and scratches on the back and with some rubbing to the engraving on the back also.
Dial – the white enamel dial has a full set of blue steel hands with an outer 5 minute track and is signed “Charles Stark”. The dial is in 90% mint condition – some very faint hairlines between the 12 and 1 and on the 5
The watch has a bevelled mineral glass
The watch is stem wound / stem set
The watch measures 54mm wide x 20mm deep
Victorian (1837 to 1901)