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Report Number …..011613.FNT5HY.04 Item:   1940-1944 ORIGINAL CONDITION PARKER MILITARY WATCH
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Description of item: VINTAGE 1940-1944 ORIGINAL CONDITION PARKER MILITARY WATCH WITH ORIGINAL RADIUM MILITARY DIAL INCLUDES ORIGINAL OUTLINED RAISED RADIUM NUMERALS RED 24HR MILITARY TIME MARKED SWEEP SECONDS CHAPTER< CONDITION EXCELLENT.

.Estimated Retail Replacement Value $499.00


Reports are supplied at the request of the customer and it is for the customer's exclusive use. Reports express an opinion of the time of the examination of the jewelry. This report is for customers use only for the following two purposes, indicating estimated retail replacement value to obtain insurance coverage, or for the purpose of providing geological information. goldsmith Works does not guarantee that the appraisal valuation will result in a sale at the price. Estimated retail replacement value is arrived after analyses of what the approximate high retail cash asking price is for labor, materials, and design. These prices may be substantially higher than actual transaction or warranty with regards to any item described in the report, since jewelry grading is not an exact science, this  report represent the best opinion of the company. GoldSmith Works is in no case responsible for differences that occur by repeated grading by other experts in the field and/or use of other standards, norms, methods or criteria other than those used by GoldSmith Works. GoldSmith Works is expressly held harmless by customers including, but with out limitation for any claims or actions that may arise out of negligence in connection with the preparation of this laboratory report, or actions based upon the customer's use of the report. The information on the carat weight, clarity grade, color grade on the report is approximate due to the limitations in jewelry grading. The item was tested, graded, and examined under 10x magnification using the techniques and equipment available to GoldSmith Works, including fully corrected triplet loupe, binocular microscope, master color comparison guides, diamond color comparison tools, electronic carat balance, non-contact optical measuring device, and ancillary instruments necessary at the time of Exam

 

 

 


OVERHAULED

THIS WAS A FAMOUS WATCH DURING WWII
THE PARKER WATERPROOF WAS SOLD
TO THOUSANDS OF ARMED FORCES MEMBERS.

1940-1944

ORIGINAL CONDITION
PARKER
MILITARY WATCH

WITH

ORIGINAL
RADIUM
MILITARY DIAL
INCLUDES
ORIGINAL
OUTLINED RAISED RADIUM NUMERALS
RED 24HR MILITARY TIME
MARKED SWEEP SECONDS CHAPTER

AVIA WATCH CO PRODUCED WWII WATCHES FOR BALL WATCH, INVICTA, MEAD
AND OTHERS. THESE WATCHES WERE SPECIFICALLY DESIGNED FOR GROUND
FORCES AND ADVERTISED IN NEWSPAPERS, MAGAZINES AND EXTENSIVELY
PROMOTED IN BRITISH TOWNS WERE MILITARY BASES WERE LOCATED.
MOST AVIA AND PARKER WATCHES FOUND IN THE USA WERE
PURCHASED IN BRITAIN THE YEAR BEFORE D DAY.
MANY AVIA WATCHES AND THE PERIOD FAMOUS "PARKER WATER PROOF"
WATCHES WITH 24 HR DIALS THAT SURVIVED SURELY SAW ACTION

AND

ORIGINAL
RE-ILLUMINATED
RADIUM HANDS

INCLUDING

ORIGINAL
TOTALLY RARE
RADIUM
SECONDS HAND!

 

CASE IS
30 MM ACROSS
W/O CROWN
39 MM LUG TO LUG

WITH

NATO NYLON
GREEN G-18
STRAP


 

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THIS OFFER IS FOR ONE
PARKER
MILITARY WATCH
WITH
OFF WHITE DIAL
AND
OUTER MARKED
SWEEP SECONDS CHAPTER RING
AND
RED 24
MILITARY HOUR
INNER
CHAPTER RING

AND

BLACK OUTLINED
ORIGINAL RADIUM
HOUR NUMERALS


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STAINLESS STEEL SCREW DOWN
CASE BACK

SIGNED

CASED IN SWITZERLAND
100

STAINLESS STEEL BACK
WATERPROOF
ANTIMAGNETIC
SHOCKPROTECTED
SWISS MADE

[LOOKS LIKE MOUNTAINS IN CIRCLE]

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KEEPING IT AS ORIGINAL AS POSSIBLE

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WE CHOSE A MILITARY GREEN G-18 NATO
STRAP WITH KEEPERS
IT IS AWESOME
SHOWS OFF THIS WONDERFUL PARKER
WILL FIT 6 THROUGH 9

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AS YOU CAN SEE
THE CASE LOOKS
PERFECT VINTAGE
MILITARY

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AS YOU CAN SEE
THE CASE LOOKS
PERFECT VINTAGE
MILITARY


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AS YOU CAN SEE
WITH THIS STRAP
THIS PARKER LOOKS
PERFECT VINTAGE
MILITARY


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THE ILLUMINATED HANDS
ARE ORIGINAL
THEY ARE
BLACK STEEL
WITH NEW
RE-ILLUMINATION

BUT
WHAT EXCITED ME
WAS THE FACT
THIS
PARKER
HAD AN
ILLUMINATED
SWEEP SECONDS HAND!

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[SORRY FOR BLURRY PIC- THE CAMERA MOVED AT TIME OF SHOT]

TO KEEP THIS RARE COLLECTABLE
READY TO WEAR
PARKER
AS ORIGINAL AS POSSIBLE
YET PROVIDE NIGHT VIEWING

WE
RE-ILLUMINATED
THE HANDS

RE-ILLUMINATED
WITH
AF-LUMINOVA
HIGH-PERFORMANCE
PHOSPHORESCENT PIGMENT

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VERY CLEAN & ORIGINAL

LOVE THE
ILLUMINATED
SECOND HAND

1500 RESTORES LAST YEAR ALONE
&
NOT ONE WITH ILLUMINATED SWEEP SECONDS
LET ALONE ORIGINAL!


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MANUAL WIND
17 JEWELS
SWEEP SECONDS
SHOCK PROTECTED BALANCE
TOP & BOTTOM

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CONDITION
- EXCELLENT- 
WATCH WINDS SETS & KEEPS TIME
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