YGF, enamel & garnet articulated cross pattée-shaped Foresters of America pocket watch chain fob

YGF, enamel & garnet articulated cross pattée-shaped Foresters of America pocket watch chain fob

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Yellow gold filled (YGF), enamel & garnet articulated cross pattée-shaped Foresters of America pocket watch chain fob, heavy smooth polish YGF cross pattée base with a smooth polish finish with hash-mark engraving around the edge of each arm has a hinged connection to the large YGF skull and crossbones with garnet eyes at the top supporting the top connector loop at the apex, one side of the fob has a slightly raised round center design of crossed flags accented with red, white and blue enamel behind an engraved elk head accented with black enamel, around the design is a ring of black enamel that is marked "Foresters of America" in gold text, reverse side has the same round emblem but with a blue enamel ring instead of black under the text, fob is showing normal even wear overall however does have some thin lines of brass on a few of the edges and the connector ring, measures approx. 23mm wide x 41mm tall x 6mm thick. An attractive, high quality vintage brotherhood watch chain fob in excellent condition!
These fobs may be attached to a pocket watch chain, ladies' slide chain necklace, lapel pin, key chain, pocket watch fob strap, or any other item you would like to customize with an accessory.  In addition to the many Vintage Watch Chains we have available, we also offer a variety of modern fob finishing options; the following links will take you to each of our current listings for that type of finishing product to compliment and display this fob.  If you would like us to attach the fob to your selected item, we can do so at no charge on request.
  • Material: Gold Filled - Yellow, Enamel, Gemstone
  • Chain Style: Decorative Fob
  • Fob Width: 23mm (0.91 inches)
  • Fob Height: 41mm (1.61 inches)
  • Thickness: 6mm (0.24 inches)
  • Misc. Info: Foresters of America information
  • Age Description: vintage
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Gender: Unisex
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<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!>

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