J.P. STEVENS & CO. Atlanta, Ga. 18 Size, Hunting Model 7j, 1886

J.P. STEVENS & CO. Atlanta, Ga. 18 Size, Hunting Model 7j, 1886


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J.P. STEVENS & Co. J.P. STEVENS & BRO. J.P. STEVENS WATCH Co. Atlanta, Georgia 1882-1887 In mid-1881 J.P. Stevens bought part of the Springfield Watch co. of Massachusetts; and some unfinished watch components from F.F. Bowman. He set up his watchmaking firm above his jewelry store in Atlanta, Ga. And started to produce the Bowman unfinished watches which were 16 size and 18 size. In 1884, the company was turning out about ten watches a day at a price of $20 to $100 each. In the spring of 1887, the company failed. Only 169 true Stevens watches were made, but other watches carried the J.P. Stevens name. J.P. STEVENS & CO. Atlanta, Ga. 18 Size, Hunting Model 7j, 1886. Extremely rare converted Hampden movement by J.P. Stevens, Atlanta, Ga. in 1886. Full plate gilt, lever set, serial No. 139,609. Mint original white porcelain dial marked: "J.P. STEVENS & CO." THIS IS A FINE COLLECTIBLE. DON'T INVEST IN THE STOCK MARKET. BUY SOMETHING PROVEN IN TIME. NOTE: We have been selling vintage watches on E-Bay since 1998 as watchco1974 with over 9800 vintage watch sales and 100% positive feedbacks. You can buy from us with confidence. OTHER NICE FEATURES: Free U.S. Shipping. $58 Fedex overseas.
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