Lovely Ladies Platinum Diamond Vintage Hamilton Estate Watch 16g. One fancy ladies white wristwatch with case back hallmarked "900 PLAT 100 IRID" and clasp hallmarked "PLATINUM". Tried to show in last 2 photos. Can see with magnifying glass. The watch contains a square white dial with black numbers at each five minute position and small line one minute markers.The dial contains black hour and minute hands. The top of the dial reads "HAMILTON".
The dial is dirty and discolored. A plain transparent crystal covers and protects the dial. The watch contains a manual wind movement which is in running condition.Back of case was not removed for direct examination of movement due to potential damage. The dial is framed by fourteen round single cut diamonds measuring approximately 1.2mm-1.3mm in diameter each and weighing approximately 0.01ct. These diamonds are secured with prongs into settings within a narrow white plate with illusion ridges. These stone form a single row frame along the top sides of the dial. The rim exhibits fancy engraved textured design work along the top and bottom edges of the dial. Fancy shaped white plates with lightly milgrained outer edges extend in a tapered fancy design along the outer top and bottom edges of the case. These designs contain a total of eight round single cut diamonds measuring approximately 1.5mm in diameter each and weighing approximately 0.015 ct. One diamond is prominently chipped. These diamond are secured with prongs into individual open back settings within these fancy shaped designs. A concealed band attachment ring extends below each end of these two designs. A white flexible straight-line band is attached to these rings. The band contains sixteen round and irregular shaped faceted diamonds measuring approximately 1.3mm - 1.5mm in diameter each and weighing approximately 0.01 ct - 0.15 ct. Total diamond weight in watch is estimated to be 0.50 carat. These diamonds exhibit an average VS/SI clarity and a face-up white color. Overall makes and finishes are fair to good. The diamonds in the band are each secured with four prongs into individual open back settings within individual white square plates with lightly milgrained outer edges. These links are hinged together in a single straightline row along the ends of the case. Similar white square links with textured floral designs on top form the remaining links of the band. The links are supported by low side rims with open backs. A white fold-over clasp with similar textured floral top design terminates the band.
The case and band appear to be of machine and hand construction with good overall workmanship and finish. The watch measure approximately 6" finished length and the band measures approximately 1/8" width. The case measure approximately 1 5/16" length (including tapered stone settings) and 9/16" width.
The gross weigh of this watch is 16 grams. Note: Cannot guarantee vintage watch is working. At this time, the stem winds, but I get no movement. Thanks so much for looking!The item "Vintage/Estate Ladies Platinum Diamond Vintage Hamilton Watch 16g" is in sale since Friday, January 17, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Other Fine Jewelry 1895-1935". The seller is "southernlady42" and is located in Dadeville, Alabama. This item can be shipped to United States.