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Please can anyone help with info about this watch as I can find none.Its a lovely watch with an original guarantee for 1952 and in cracking condition. The #9123906.......993 is engraved on the outside of the case. Am not sure if pics are attached as having tremendous difficulty. For extra info the watch is a mans S/S auto watch with gold hands and outer marked seconds, on the dial is Ebel automatic. Please any info greatly appreciated
 

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Very nice watch. It's an Ebel bumper auto. It probably houses an A.Schild or ETA movt, there will be a stamp under the balance wheel that identifies the maker. I don't think Ebel made a bumper themselves. The rotor bounces back and forth between the shock absorbing springs and this winds the watch through motion of the wearer's wrist/arm. It really appears to be in excellent condition, but I would get it serviced if you want to start wearing it. A competent watchmaker can also tell you if it has been serviced recently, but it is important to know.
Congrats on a beautiful piece.
 

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Just to say thank you for your info. I had the watch lightly cleaned by my local jeweller. I had tried very very carefully to remove the case but was unsuccessful even with the correct tools.That is why the movement pics are a bit blurred as I took them in the shop whilst feeling very embarrassed!. I may ask the jeweller to remove the balance wheel for curiosity sake so that I could see the 'stamp'. This watch came with a Tudor and Smiths in auction and it actually wasn't even catalogued as the auctioneer must have been unaware. I bought the three for £70 and I was very pleased as I was just after the Tudor,which is my main interest. Many thanks Marisa
 

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The maker's stamp is visible even with the balance in place. They can be seen through the spokes of the wheel, or to one side of the balance, it varies.
 

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Nice Ebel watch there.....you don't see many of those around, and sounds like you did very well getting all of those watches for £70 :-!
 
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