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PART ONE – 10K -14K – 18K SOLID GOLD

PART TWO – STERLING SILVER

LEGEND

WW = Winged Wheel
WTD. = WARRANTED
GF = Gold Filled
CMIC =Case Made in Canada
SNU = Serial # Location in a U shape
SNV = Serial # Location in a Vee shape
SNL = Serial # Location in a Straight Line
OC = Onion Crown
OBT = Oval Bow Tall Pendant
OBS = Oval Bow Short Pendant
MP =  Modern Pendant
SO = Swing Out
ISC = Inside Screw Cover –  Just noticed, I have noted no ISC Fortune or Cashier cases.
NXMKS = No extra case screw marks
XMKS = Extra case screw marks

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SOLID GOLD

 

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140714 14K 300 solid blog 5.png136863 AWCCO. 18K WW MC SNL SO - Waltham # 15,110,001 (1906) 12s Jerry Treiman.png

 

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STERLING SILVER – ASSORTED SIZES – No certain introduction date.

There is no mention of STERLING SILVER cases in any of the available sources. I have included any size case seen, some using only a millimetre measurement as examples are limited.

 

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FONT CHANGE – NO CARTOUCHE

I am not sure that CARTOUCHE is even the right word but I like the sound of it, perhaps “incised background” is a better term.  Comparing the above example with this one illustrates the difference..

278835 Sterling 16s htg obt Walt 77654?8 (1898) 2 300 blog.png275005 18s OC ISC Walt Mdl 1883 (can't make out S#) PATD 1888 2a 300 blog.png

 

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MALTESE CROSS NOW ABOVE STERLING – SNL

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WINGED WHEEL REPLACES MALTESE CROSS

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STERLING SILVER REPLACES A.W.C.CO. – NEW STYLE of WINGED WHEEL – .925 FINE replaces STERLING.

Note the 16 in a circle below the serial number. You will also see this on some 16s , FORTUNE,  CASHIER,  EMPRESS, PEERLESS and NICKEL SILVER cases.

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Pg. 1 – HISTORY
Pg. 2 – CASE CHRONOLOGY
Pg. 3 – CASE GUARANTEES BECOME ILLEGAL IN CANADA – 1908
Pg. 4 – The 07/08 QUESTION – CASE & MOVEMENT SERIAL NUMBERS WTH PHOTOS
Pg. 5 – FORTUNE 18s CASE AND MOVEMENT SERIAL NUMBERS WITH PHOTOS
Pg. 6 – CASHIER 18s CASE AND MOVEMENT SERIAL NUMBERS WITH PHOTOS
Pg. 7 – PREMIER 18s CASE AND MOVEMENT SERIAL NUMBERS WITH PHOTOS
Pg. 8 – EMPRESS 18s CASE AND MOVEMENT SERIAL NUMBERS WITH PHOTOS
Pg. 9 – SILVEROID/NICKEL SILVER 16s & 18s Case & Mvt. SN’s WITH PHOTOS
Pg. 10 – A.W.C.CO. COIN 16s & 18s PLUS EXCELSIOR – PERFECTION – N P – NEVADA  SN’s & PHOTOS
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