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    McKinley & Roosevelt: Superb and Rare Double-Sided Mechanical Pocket Watch with "Pornographic" Pictures. As the seconds tick away, a revolving dial below the actual clock face reveals, in turn, portraits of McKinley, Roosevelt, Washington, and Lincoln. At the same time, a wheel revolves on the back of the watch revealing a succession of blurry photos of naked women! A heavy and well-made watch with a lovely porcelain dial. It is in good working order (although it sometimes requires a few good taps to "jumpstart" it after winding). The silver case has a rich old patina suggesting that it was carried as a pocket piece for many years. "Brevet" on both dial and back of case. A really unique mechanical novelty which we have not seen before. Diameter 2".

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    Auction Dates
    March, 2008
    1st Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 12
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