Dating waltham watches

This serial number will tell a little about the watch and is useful information to know when looking to find out the value of a Waltham watch.It is important to look at the serial number of the watch movement and not any number on the case.Waltham etched a serial number on every watch movement along with its name and trademark.Unlike other watchmakers, Waltham went the extra step by usually identifying the model of the watch on the movement as well.

Based upon the experience of earlier failed trials, Howard and Dennison eventually perfected and patented their precision watch making machines, creating what has been called the American System of Watch Manufacturing.The example below uses information from the American Waltham Watch Company, but that is just an example.You should consult the serial number table for the specific brand of watch movement you are trying to date by selecting a company from the menu on the left.Not all vintage watches can be dated using the serial number.Some American watch brands did not use a consistent series of serial numbers, but most of the big manufacturers did.

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