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Pocket Watch - Silver Filigree Roman Mechanical Pocket Watch with Watch Chain, Groom - Best Man - Groomsmen Gift - Item MPW158r

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Silver Filigree Pocket Watch ~ Like a perfect estate find this fine embossed silver filigree antique style mechanical pocket watch has precision engineered mechanical 17 jeweled movement, see-through protective acrylic scratch proof cover and mineral glass rear window to allow viewing of the entire movement and back and forth rotation of the balance wheel as the watch runs.

Top filigree ornate cover flips open to view the white face dial with black roman numerals. This is a mechanical style watch that keeps accurate time and will need to be wound but does not require batteries. Pocket watch measures 1.75 inches. We make the pocket watch chain a standard 14.5 inches including the pocket hook and watch clip.

FEATURES - Item MPW158r
* High precise hand-winding mechanical pocket watch
* New/Unused * Elegant antique style * The perfect gift * Steampunk Victorian Era
* Beautiful filigree design on the front and embossed back cover is a silver plated steel case.
* Multiples available, contact for quantity need for reserve listing order.

Quality Collectible
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Great Gift for a Wedding, Birthday, Thank You or Just for You
Packaged in a black satin pouch, black gift box with ribbon, includes winding instructions.

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Setting the time
You will need to grasp the crown (button at the top) tightly and pull pretty hard. When you hear a click you will be able to turn the crown/button to set the time. Once you have set the time you will need to press the button firmly back towards the watch until you feel or hear a click.

Winding your pocket watch
You may wind your watch fully every day of use. Turn the winding crown (same button you set the time with) approx. 20 turns clockwise until you feel a slight resistance. The mainspring is made to wind up all the way once a day. Once you finish winding the watch you will need to rock the watch back and forth to activate it. This watch runs on kinetic energy and movement is part of what keeps it working. Most watches will run 26-30 hours on a full winding, but there can be exceptions.

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Engraving options and initial charms are solid separately. Please add the engraving services and charms to your cart with your watch order and leave a note in the message to seller box with your line by line engraving message while you are in your cart before checkout. Character limits and How to order engraving instructions can be found on the engraving service listing page.
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Shipped from USA
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US expected delivery time (Business Days)
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* First Class Mail 2-5 Days
* Priority Mail 1-3 Days
* Priority Express 1-2 Days

International expected delivery time (Business Days)
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* First Class Mail averages 8-12 bus days but it can vary 10-25 Days depending on location.
* Priority Mail 6-10 Days
* Priority Express Mail 3-5 Days
* We ship daily from our listed items (Monday thru Saturday) except holidays.
* All packages are shipped by USPS.
* Shipping options will be available in your cart.
* Multiple item shipping discount calculated by weight and shipping method.
* The address you provide is automatically entered onto the shipping label.
* All packages are insured for loss or damage.
* Signature Confirmation is included with orders over $150.
Quantity and special orders are welcome!
* We ship daily Mon - Sat (except Holidays).
* ONE YEAR WARRANTY on all items.
* We are engravers, engraving services listing sold separately.
* We do watch repair on our watches only.
* All items are shipped Gift Boxed.
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* Multiple item shipping discount calculated by weight and shipping method.
* Please contact us if you need to return an item.
All items are shipped in a Gift Box:
* Pocket watch: Black silk pouch, black gift box, gold silk ribbon, winding instructions.
* Wrist watch: Watch protective sleeve, wrapped in black tissue, black gift box, gold silk ribbon, winding instructions. See pictures in listings.
* Jewelry: Sealed bag to prevent tarnish, padded white jewelry box, blue organza ribbon.
* There are two reasons often given for this tradition. The first (and likely apocryphal) is that "IV" is a representation for "Ivpiter", or Jupiter, the supreme Roman god, and that people were afraid to invoke his name on timepieces.

The real reason is aesthetics: watchmakers want to keep an approximate vertical symmetry in symbol width, and "IIII" is at better parity with "VIII" than "IV".

As for "correctness" of IV versus IIII, Roman numerals weren't standardized until long after the ancient Romans. Use of forms like "IIII" and "IIX" (for 8) and "IC" (for 99) was fairly common and, at times, preferred. It's a m
Locate the mainspring. It is between the '10' and the face center on a pocket watch, and between the "1" and the face center on a wrist watch. When loose the coils are relaxed into their outer area. At about 10 twists you will still see space between the coils. At 15 or so twists when you can see slight space between the coils is fully wound. Stop before you feel resistance, to prevent the mainspring from becoming stuck in a tight knot at its center. You can try to loosen a tight coil by giving it several good shakes. Grasp the watch firmly (so as not to drop it) and 'snap' it several times. You can also try tapping the side of the watch on a thick note pad to free the tight coil and start the watch ticking again.

Pocket Watch - Silver Filigree Roman Mechanical Pocket Watch with Watch Chain, Groom - Best Man - Groomsmen Gift - Item MPW158r


Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: pocket watch, mechanical pocket watch, silver plated case, silver curb chain, 17 jewels
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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