Vintage Double Faced Pocket/stop watch
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    Vintage Double Faced Pocket/stop watch


    I've come across this vintage pocket/stop watch and I wasn't sure if anyone could tell me the age and the maker of it. There is no name or anything on the dial or the rest of the watch.

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    Re: Vintage Double Faced Pocket/stop watch

    Well, one thing's for sure, it is a very interesting design. I do recall seeing one before- no idea about the manufacturer, though. The period of manufacture is likely anywhere between 1890 and 1910. Wish I could see the rest of the movement, but it does seem to be a proper chronograph- the picture is a bit blotchy, but it looks like it even has a column wheel.
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    Re: Vintage Double Faced Pocket/stop watch

    It looks somewhat similar to the Lugren patent as used on Waltham back-dials.
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    Re: Vintage Double Faced Pocket/stop watch

    HI very nice and rare peace. I don't know or understand chronographs but this is called a "centinnial" chronograph. You might check Alcide& Droz & fils / West-end Watch

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