4" Hayward YGF multi-strand ribbon-style pocket watch chain with an engraved YGF stamp fob

4" Hayward YGF multi-strand ribbon-style pocket watch chain with an engraved YGF stamp fob

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3.5" Hayward yellow gold filled (YGF) multi-strand ribbon-style pocket watch chain with an engraved YGF stamp fob, 9 strands of YGF small oval link chain have been secured on both ends by YGF bar-style finials with chevron-design engraving, in the center of the strands, sections have been replaced with YGF solid rectangular links in varying lengths so that when put together they form a diamond shape, the connection between the solid links and the oval links has also been treated with a darkening agent or touches of dark gold enamel to accent the diamond shape further, top of the chain has a sturdy connector loop that is finished with a smooth polish YGF belt clip finding with deep abstract engraving along the lower section, connected to the clip is also a 4 1/2" small oval link chain finished with a small, heavy weight swivel, bottom of the ribbon section has a sturdy connector loop that is finished with the fob.

Attached is a heavy smooth polish YGF stamp-style fob, wide rectangular smooth polish base is engraved with fancy initials, possibly "C. E. H." and supports a tall, solid tapering body that is engraved with floral and geometric engravings on one side and is smooth polish on the reverse, chain links, findings and fob are all showing normal even wear, chain measures approx. 15mm wide x 90mm in length (110mm fob included), fob measures approx. 19mm wide x 21mm tall x 5mm thick. An elegant and distinctive chain and fob set in excellent+ condition!
  • Age Description: 02Vintage (1940-1980)
  • Company: Hayward
  • Material: Gold Filled - Yellow
  • Chain Style: Ribbon-styleWith Decorative Fob
  • Primary Finding: belt clip
  • Width: 15mm (0.59 inches)
  • Chain Length: 90mm (3.54 inches)
  • Fob Width: 21mm (0.83 inches)
  • Fob Height: 19mm (0.75 inches)
  • Fob Thickness: 5mm (0.20 inches)
  • Chain Link Size: 2x2.5mm (drop chain links)
  • Chain Weight Class: 06Ribbon
  • Condition: Excellent +
  • Gender: Unisex
For historical information, photo examples, and suggested wearing styles for our pocket watch chains, please visit our "How To Wear" Guide.
Our example photos show our items against a backdrop created from a men's medium-sized vest. Depending on the style you are looking to create with your chain, we offer that for someone with a slender build or short to average height, you can expect the shown item to hang off your person similar to the photo. If you have a larger build or are taller than average, please note the chain will hang differently off your person than shown.

As a rule of thumb, on an average-build male, we suggest straight or Albert style chains 10" or shorter for heights under 5'8", 10" to 14" for heights 5'8" to 6'2" and 14" or longer for heights over 6'2". For Double Albert chain styles, we suggest 20" or shorter for heights under 5'8", 18" to 30" for heights 5'8" to 6'2" and 24" or longer for heights over 6'2".
Please note: this pocket watch chain and fob combination is a matched set; however, we may offer the option of purchasing the chain or fob separately; if so, the drop-down menu above gives individual prices and allows you to select your desired choice or combination.

For additional information on gold colors and how they are classified, please check out this helpful Wikipedia article.

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We process a very large number of watches and accessories each year for sale via our website, eBay and local avenues. We attempt to offer descriptions and photos that are as complete and clear as possible on each item, and we always encourage you to write us with questions if something is not addressed in the description!

In each description, we attempt to note the following things:
<maker><size><jewels><setting><adjustments><grade/model><serial number>, <movement information>, <dial information>, <hand information>, <case information>, <misc. information>, <overall condition and comments>

Taking an example of a watch already described, we've bracketed the different sections and ordered them as above:
<Ball-Hamilton> <16S> <21J> <LS> <adj.> <Official RR Standard> <#B651197>, <nickel movement with gold jewel settings and concentric circle damascene pattern, should be noted that the gears on the movement may not be all original however watch is running strong and not affecting running condition>, <porcelain Ball marked dial with Arabic numbers has very faint hairline (not distracting)>, <blue steel hands>, <beautiful YGF SB&B Ball marked case with engraved bezels and blank monogram shield showing normal even wear (no brass)>, <fancy bow>. <High grade Ball watch in very good condition, perfect to carry everyday!>

We also provide a List of Abbreviations that we use in our descriptions, as well as a Pocket Watch Sizing Chart that explains numerically and graphically the various sizes of pocket watches that we offer.
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