Time Antiquarian's Profile
Time Antiquarian is a small shop offering exceptional antique pocket watches from the 1800's to the 1940's. All of the watches offered are in working condition and come with a 60-Day functionality guarantee.
CHOOSING A POCKET WATCH
A little bit of knowledge to help you pick out a pocket watch that suits your needs:
All the pocket watches in our shop contain jeweled movements. Typically, you will see this noted as a number followed by the letter "j." Jewels are minerals that are added to the mechanics of the watch to prevent wear at pivot or collision points. The number of jewels is usually an indication of the quality of the watch. A low-end watch will have usually have 7 jewels. Quality movements will have at least 17 jewels. And, premium watches will contain 21 jewels or…
- Joined August 23, 2011