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Hamilton 926
Serial #448815

Image of Hamilton 926 #448815 Movement
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Image of Hamilton 926 #448815 Dial
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Image of Hamilton 926 #448815 Case
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Manufacturer Hamilton
Grade 926
Serial Number 448815
Size 18s
Model 1
Jewel Count 17j
Setting Lever
Finish Nickel
Case Material Goldfilled
Case Manufacturer Fahys Watch Case Co.
Case Serial # 7220604
Case Details The case has the following stamped on the inside:
'WARRANTED
TO WEAR
PERMANENTLY
FAHYS
PATENTED
7220604
Here is a link to an ad from the jewelers circular dated Feb. 1, 1901
http://mb.nawcc.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=60951&d=1272586839
where Fahys the 14k gold used in the "Permanent" to be 25% thicker than 25 year cases and, in addition, claims to have a solid gold pendant and bow.





Dial Material Glass Enamel
Dial Type Single-Sunk
Dial Style Roman
Dial Signing Name P.C. Peyton, West Liberty, Iowa
Dial Details
Movement Markings ADJUSTED, SAFETY PINION, 448815 (ser. no.)
stamped on train bridge.
"P.C. Peyton, 1904 West Liberty, Iowa, 17 Jewels"
stamped on barrel bridge.
Contributed to the database by Mobilaero on September 26, 2016.
This collection record was most recently edited on July 16, 2022.