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E. Howard blip?
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Tue Sep 01, 2020 9:59 am   Subject: E. Howard blip?
KennyHabeeb
 
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"E. Howard & Co. Boston with heavy 18K yellow gold hunter case, 18 size, series 1 pocket watch with key wind, key set movement, engine turned case, serial #18253. Case marked W. S. 18K #3178, 2 1/ ...
Morphys
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:50 am   Subject: Morphys
KennyHabeeb
 
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Anyone slinking around the Morphys watch auction today? It's a listing of beauties. No shortage of cash out there to obtain. Most if not all are 14 or 18 gold. Example: An almost gem 18K E. Howard ser ...
horological library books
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:40 am   Subject: horological library books
KennyHabeeb
 
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No answer. I guess not. Then how about a Waltham history book or early watch machinery book that I might not have?
horological library books
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Sun May 24, 2020 4:35 pm   Subject: horological library books
KennyHabeeb
 
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Have you any 17th or 18th century French or other clock design books with drawings?
I have a few large pages. Looking for more or a book of them.
Have you ever taken a shot buying a watch.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Sun May 24, 2020 8:23 am   Subject: Have you ever taken a shot buying a watch.............
KennyHabeeb
 
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Red? Can we see a picture of that?
Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 10:56 pm   Subject: Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
KennyHabeeb
 
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Jon, I wasn't hard and fast on the pre-1880. Maybe I should have said pre-1930 or so. Presentation watches are special, whatever year they are.
Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 8:43 pm   Subject: Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
KennyHabeeb
 
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Was it in a gold case, Geno? Did you sell it complete?
Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Tue May 19, 2020 7:08 pm   Subject: Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
KennyHabeeb
 
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I dream of a finding a Nashua in an estate sale. Even better if it came with a date. Wink
new to pocket watches
PostForum: Common Sense   Posted: Mon May 18, 2020 9:35 pm   Subject: new to pocket watches
KennyHabeeb
 
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Dick -- Don't buy anything for a while. Reading as much as you can just on this board will get you far and maybe keep you from making an expensive mistake. As Jon will gladly tell you, there are lots ...
Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Fri May 15, 2020 12:11 pm   Subject: Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
KennyHabeeb
 
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Yea, I've been going inside homes. It's touchless while I'm in there, and I wear a mask, which has been mostly okay, sometimes sketchy - as several times when I turned around to ask a question and the ...
Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Fri May 15, 2020 11:24 am   Subject: Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
KennyHabeeb
 
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Heck, I'm a social guy (now), John. If I was better looking, I would give salesmanship a try!
Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Thu May 14, 2020 8:47 pm   Subject: Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
KennyHabeeb
 
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Comps are comps, as long as they are arms-length transactions with exposure to a reasonably large market, like MLS or eBay. You and John are right in that through-the-hat opinions of value are rarely ...
Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Thu May 14, 2020 8:02 pm   Subject: Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
KennyHabeeb
 
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Heh! I'm a residential real estate appraiser. I hope you have a better opinion of that profession. John. It's been my livelihood for a long time. Smile

KH
Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
PostForum: The Watch Collectors' Journal    Posted: Wed May 13, 2020 11:39 pm   Subject: Here come the experts and appraisal mavens.............
KennyHabeeb
 
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Not sure where watches fall in current valuation scheme, but i've been keeping an eye on the collectibles market, and brothers I am not seeing much of a value dip, if any, because of the pandemic. I'm ...
Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
PostForum: Pocket Watch Discussions   Posted: Sun May 10, 2020 8:05 pm   Subject: Presentation watches, or watches with dates before 1880
KennyHabeeb
 
Replies: 12
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A great watch and a great story, John. Owning something that belonged to that man is very cool.

Thanks for sharing!
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