Gustavus Seifert & Sons-17 Jewels Adjusted Longines Cal.13.56

about 2 months ago
Price
$700.00
Brand
Longines
Seller
CGee
Available on
WatchUSeek
Location
at 34, Fabrique Street, in 1891
Description

Open face Pocket Watch from renowned early century Watchmaker in Qubec City Canada.Swiss Made caliber movement.Vintage Gustavus Seifert & Sons Pocket Watch17 Jewels Adjusted Longines 29.6mm Cal.13.5614k Gold Pocket Watch from 1907Professionally adjusted.I assume that because I had it run for weeks and and it kept unpeccable time.Jeweller took a small sample for evaluation and confimation of 14k Gold
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History:
G. Seifert - Quebec - 1884
German born Gustavus Seifert started his business in Quebec around 1860.
Styled as 'G. Seifert's European Bazaar' located at 34, Fabrique Street, in 1891.
The business was restyled to G. Seifert & Sons by 1900 and located at 16, Fabrique Street.
G. Seifert & Sons, jewelers. Quebec, have registered as doing business there.
Source: The Jewelers' Circular and Horological Review - 20th September 1899
It is thought that this business was acquired by Henry Birks & Sons c.1930.