EMPRESS SWISS - VINTAGE NEAR MINT POCKET WATCH ca.1910
Vintage Swiss pocket watch with a white porcelain face adorned by a hand painted motif of a mother bird flying to her nested young. The face contains black RN, hands and SSD with black AN. "Swiss Made" Is written along the face's bottom edge. The hinged back and bezel connected to a corrugated band is finely etched with a crest in the center; the inside is inscribed with "Empress, A Crown Symbol, A.W.C. Co., Case Made In Canada, Guaranteed 10 years, 3633075". The inside of the cuvettebears the identical inscription. The 3/4 plate movement is stamped " 7 Jewels, Swiss Made, Pat. Appl. For, Ref.999". Movement is 14S. Size - 50 mm. Weight - 116 grams. Both the case and movement of this extremely attractive watch are in near mint condition.