SETH THOMAS POCKET WATCH 15j ADJUSTED- INVISABLE HINGE 3oz. SILVER CASE Patent Nov. 8, 1883 offered through Go Antiques

*SETH THOMAS POCKET WATCH 15j ADJUSTED- INVISABLE HINGE 3oz. SILVER CASE Patent Nov. 8, 1883. This rare Seth Thomas was produced in 1886, the second year of production. Seth Thomas produced pocket watches from 1885 - 1914. This watch features a very rare original invisible hinge patented and named: "Invisible Joint Case Co." When closed, this case appears to be a screw off back. 15j and "Adjusted" is considered a high grade by Seth Thomas. Mint, running and very collectible. THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME.
DIAL: Eighteen size, open face (winds at 12 o'clock), single sunken with a pin stripe separating the center section. The figures are Roman and the signature is "SETH THOMAS". This is an original mint porcelain scarce dial.
MOVEMENT: Eighteen size, open face (winds at 12 o'clock), lever set, 15 sapphire screw down jewel settings, signed "Adjusted" (marked under the balance wheel), "Seth Thomas/Thomaston, Conn.", #12,164. This movement is mint running and original to the case.
CASE: Super thick beveled original crystal dominates this rare coin silver open face case. This case looks like a screw off back, but is really a hinged back. The patented for this design is "Invisible Joint Case" in 1883 (please view case mark in image provided). This case is all
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