Antique Elgin Gold Pocket Watch

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Holliday III
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Antique Elgin Gold Pocket Watch

Postby Holliday III » Sat Apr 25, 2015 9:35 pm

I have a Gold Elgin Pocket Watch which my Father passed on to me. However there is a face protector or crystal which has dislodged and all the average jewelry stores in DC will not touch it.
Can you Classic assist me or make suggestions for local repair experts who can help me? Thank you.

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Re: Antique Elgin Gold Pocket Watch

Postby zafbasha » Thu Apr 30, 2015 7:43 pm

I can do it, but we only do complete service jobs via mail order (it's a no store front operation). If it hasn't been serviced recently it's probably time to do it anyway, and the crystal would be a nominal charge if any.

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