Antique Sterling Silver Watch Case w/ Key Wind Swiss Pocket Watch c. 1885

Salt River Collectibles

SKU: 2970

  • Victorian Sterling Silver Watch Case with Swiss Made Pocket Watch
  • Watch has key wind mechanical movement 
  • The watch is newer and in good working condition with replacement lens
  • Case Stamped and Hallmarked Birmingham - 1885
  • Makers Mark JN  - Jules Nordmann 
  • Condition:  Good - item has minimal scratching on outside of case with just a slight scuff on the cartouche but does have some light scratching on the interior of the case. Lens is clear with no scratches and back cover opens and closes easily. 
  • Size:  1 1/2 " dia
  • Weight:  1.4 oz 


For our customers convenience we have adopted standardized condition ratings for our products. Condition ratings provide piece of mind and are a fast and reliable way to determine the condition of an item which can be viewed in the "More Info" tab on the product description page.

The definitions of our condition standards are as follows:

EXCELLENT - Item shows no visible imperfections or blemishes with little or no signs of wear and has not had any repairs or restoration performed. 

GOOD - Item shows some signs of normal wear consistent with the age and handling of the item and may have some minor imperfections such as light scratches, dings or fading.

FAIR - Item shows more noticeable imperfections such as chips, cracks and may have been touched up or repaired or is missing a component. 

Note:  Some of the Vintage Sterling Silver items offered for sell on our website have been cleaned or polished by the previous owners and some have not.  Due to the varying schools of thought concerning cleaning Vintage Sterling Silver we do not clean or polish any of these type of items and instead choose to leave that decision in the hands of our customers.