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hi all

i have an 18size ks kw hunter cased adelphi watch co pocket watch the inside looks like a waltham model 1857 and im looking for info on it

any help is appreciated

thanks
charlie
 

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hi all

i have an 18size ks kw hunter cased adelphi watch co pocket watch the inside looks like a waltham model 1857 and im looking for info on it

any help is appreciated

thanks
charlie

There's a bit about it here:

http://nawcc-ihc-mb.infopop.cc/eve/forums/a/tpc/f/2291010082/m/5861010762

It includes:

I show an Adelphi listed in the United States Horological Trademark Index as:
Leopold S. Friedberger & Co. NYC it also says Trademark issued July 19, 1887 Claim: Watches.
 

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Sounds like it might be a Swiss fake. These were sold in the US without a Swiss made marking until 1871, and after that until 1900.
 
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