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Hello friends, could you help me know more about this watch? I received it as a gift and it must be around 100 years old. Thank you very much!
 

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Welcome. Marvelous well preserved watch. If everything is solid gold and original it could be quite valuable. You'll have to determine that. There is one on ebay very similar. Corncille.



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Many French and Swiss pocketwatches after 1860 were stamped on the back with the word Remontoire. This merely meant that they didn't have to be wound with a key (i.e. they were wound by the then-novel winding crown inside the pendant). Etymologically the term is correct, the mainspring is "rewound" by some other force than a key, but these watches usually do not contain a remontoire as the word is used today.[SUP][4]


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Hello friends, could you help me know more about this watch? I received it as a gift and it must be around 100 years old. Thank you very much!
 
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