A guest post by Jonathan Luysterborghs. Seth Thomas pocket watch dials present with an appealing combination of elegance and practicality that compliments the beautiful engraving and high degree of craftsmanship.
The four Companion travel time pieces in my Seth Thomas pocket watch collection each added a different dimension of progress toward a better understanding of this unique product manufactured by.
Pictured: Seth Thomas “Montgomery Dial” with Continuous Marginal Minute Figures, Fitted on an 18-Size “Railway” Movement. As the five-minute marginal figures became popular on American watch dials in the 1890s,.
The lack of factory records for Seth Thomas has been a challenge for researchers and collectors alike. Fortunately, serial lookup engines have been created using observations from surviving watches, allowing.