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Complete nickel-plated pocket watch, encrusted as found, ex-Lusitania (1915), very rare and importan

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Complete nickel-plated pocket watch, encrusted as found, ex-Lusitania (1915), very rare and importan
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Complete nickel-plated pocket watch, encrusted as found, ex-Lusitania (1915), very rare and important, ex-Warren. 103 grams, 1-3/8" diameter. Solid watch case with glass face still intact, everything else long gone, lots of green patina all over, one of only a few pieces recovered from this wreck and available to the public, from a collection originally assembled by nautical historian and author Mark Warren. From the Lusitania (1915) and pedigreed to the Mark Warren collection (Guernsey's auction of July 2019, with original lot-tag 607 and printout of lot description), with notarized affidavit of legal ownership dated 2019.