SMITHS EARLY S SMITH & SON LONDON SILVER OPEN FACED ENGLISH POCKET WATCH
The model number is 82. it has a 3/4 plate, English movement with a dust-cap. It features screwed down chaton set jewels. It is described in the S Smith catalogue as having overcoil hairspring and being special adjusted. The case is approximately 50mm. The front clips on it has hinged rear covers. The case maker given as ss. Case number 82356. It has a london hallmark for 1899. The movement is signed S Smith & Son. The Strand Watch. English Made Watch `makers to the admiralty, 9 Strand London. It has an incorrect minute hand and some dial cracks. The balance staff is a worn at the bottom and needs replacing. It doesn't work.