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by GJH
Mon Apr 23, 2012 11:01 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Spotlight- Admiral Evans
Replies: 6
Views: 3932

Illinois Spotlight- Admiral Evans

Next in the collection... From the TOP 10 Most "Collectible" Illinois Wrist Watches. -------------------------------------- #10 The 1920-28 "Admiral Evans" The most distinctive feature of this Nautically themed watch is it's 8 sided Sterling Silver case. http://i541.photobucket.com/albums/gg387/greg...
by GJH
Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:58 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Spotlight - Baronet
Replies: 9
Views: 5391

Re: Illinois Spotlight - Baronet

Here is my WG 21jewel Baronet, which Fred was willing to part with. I believe, like Greg, that the watch looks better in person on the wrist then in a picture. Incidentally, Fred has a nice inventory of Illinois watches for sale. If you want a watch with a Friedberg provenance, I am certain you wil...
by GJH
Wed Apr 18, 2012 7:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Petrol Watch
Replies: 6
Views: 1830

Re: Petrol Watch

Insane Mark...
Totally cool stuff!!!
by GJH
Wed Apr 18, 2012 7:40 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Spotlight - Baronet
Replies: 9
Views: 5391

Re: Illinois Spotlight - Baronet

To be honest Greg, it is lovely, but not great. I can get exactly same design from Bulova at a fraction of price. So to an Illinois collector it is outstanding, but to someone that wants a watch of outstanding beauty, by The Bulova. Or am I missing something Your friend. A Hey Adam. Fred describes ...
by GJH
Wed Apr 18, 2012 4:29 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Spotlight - Baronet
Replies: 9
Views: 5391

Illinois Spotlight - Baronet

The Illinois Baronet: The #9 most popular and sought after wristwatch by Illinois collectors. Here is my 1931 Illinois Baronet (Solid 14K) The Baronet is one of the few Illinois that comes in solid 14K White and Yellow gold. The classic stepped bezel design is a real eye catcher. http://i541.photobu...
by GJH
Wed Apr 11, 2012 9:33 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: NAWCC - An 'Honorable' Illinois
Replies: 11
Views: 3184

Re: NAWCC - An 'Honorable' Illinois

What a BEAUTY Adam...

That looks like a sparkle dial 8-)
I am sure you are finding a TON of cool stuff...
Wish I was there to play!

Keep up the great Horology!!!

G
by GJH
Wed Apr 11, 2012 9:31 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Spotlight- Metropolitan
Replies: 17
Views: 4955

Re: Illinois Spotlight- Metropolitan

WOW!!!

I just landed in Dubai... That is FANTASTIC Rick!!!

This is going to look incredible. 8-)

I appreciate you and Fred helping me out while I am gone...

Some cool stuff to post later for sure...

Thanks Boys!

G
by GJH
Tue Apr 10, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: BOTH Variations of the Elgin 6s Trench Watch Illinois Swivel
Replies: 3
Views: 1167

Re: BOTH Variations of the Elgin 6s Trench Watch Illinois Sw

Another Super Job Stan...

The Hinged case is very nice
and the 6's are fantastic with the
Hinged Lugs!!!!

Fantastic work! 8-)
by GJH
Tue Apr 10, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Elgin Star Dial Trench Watch w/ a Fahys Armored Case ! ! !
Replies: 5
Views: 2329

Re: Elgin Star Dial Trench Watch w/ a Fahys Armored Case ! !

Fantastic Stan!!!

Those shrapnel guards are the "Cat's Meow!"

I have a bunch on my Illinois and they are SO
beautiful in the flesh...

AND yours is on a Pershing!!! 8-)
by GJH
Tue Apr 10, 2012 6:18 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Elgin 1916 - Depollier -NAWCC Gem!
Replies: 10
Views: 5386

Re: Elgin 1916 - Depollier -NAWCC Gem!

BRAVO Adam!!!

Fantastic Horology... I can only Imagine the fun you are having!!!!

Keep us posted on your new finds 8-)