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Sale details: 10% Off Sale - Orders totaling $350 receive 10% Off - Quantity Discount
Sky Pirate Pocket Watch - Steampunk Bronze and Wood Mechanical Pocket Watch with triple 6" fob watch chain accented by a carved stone skull bead in red Howlite. Necklace Option available.

Timeless fashion marks this distinctive pocket watch. Bronze tone antique case has a viewing window that is encircled with solid wood inlay and ornate Victorian Steam punk design. Wear this watch in your pocket and let the 6" bronze triple watch chain with carved red Howlite skull accent hang down to show off the sky pirate Steam-punk design.

This watch features a 17 jewel mechanical movement, scratch resistant crystal on the back view widow. Top cover flips open to view the black face dial with white and copper 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 2 inches.

Features: Item MPW256F
* Antique style mechanical pocket watch with excellent workmanship
* Bronze Color with solid wood watch case with zinc alloy material
* Black color face with Roman numeral display
* Classical smooth polished antique bronze back case with see-through mineral glass view window
* Distinctive watch fob with skull accent.
* Gift packaging included: Black satin pouch, black jewelry box tied with gold silk ribbon (includes winding instructions).

Measurement:
Case diameter---48mm approx., 2"
Case thickness---10mm approx.
Fob chain length---15 cm or 6" including the clip) we can shorten it - just send message.

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Setting the time
You will need to grasp the crown (button at the top) tightly and pull. 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) clockwise 15-20 turns. Stop before you feel 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. Most watches will run 26-30 hours on a full winding, but there can be exceptions.

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USPS SHIPPING METHOD & Delivery Times
Shipped from USA
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* First Class Mail 2-5 Days
* Priority Mail 1-3 Days
* Priority Express 1-2 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.
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* 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.
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* We do watch repair on our watches only.
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* 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.

Sky Pirate Pocket Watch - Steampunk Bronze and Wood Mechanical Watch - Skull Watch Fob Chain - Item MPW256F

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Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: pocket watch, bronze case, watch, mechanical watch, wood inlay jewels, watch chain, fob
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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