Collectors Set - Framed Ashland
Watch Catalog Cover with Matching Mint Original Catalog December - January 1980s
Many watch collectors are familiar with a long running publication "The Complete
Price Guide to Watches" authored by Richard E. Gilbert, Cooksey Shugart, and Tom
Engle that was considered the watch collectors "Bible" at the time. In later
years Richard M. Gilbert and Peter Planes also contributed to the book.
Starting in 1986 Richard E. Gilbert also published catalogs offering fine &
important timepieces under his company's name Ashland Investments. These
catalogs have become collectors' pieces in themselves with a wealth of photos
and descriptions of rare and highly sought after timepieces.
Over the years Mr. Gilbert decided to frame the catalog covers to display in his
Here is your chance to acquire both the original framed catalog over & a mint
condition, matching catalog for your collection! These would be desirable for
Catalog Condition Mint: A catalog that looks new and has not been read
and is in mint condition.
Framed Cover of Front & Back of Catalog Condition: Very Good: Frame very
presentable and ready to hang.
Topic: Pocket Watches
Edition: 1st Edition, Illustrated
Publication Year: 1985
Publisher: Richard E. Gilbert of Ashland Investments
Origin: Sarasota, FL United States
Brand: Ashland Investments
Description: Catalog Ashland Investments "Fine & Important Watches",
published by Richard E Gilbert, Ashland Investments, in Sarasota, FL December -
Size of Frame: 19" X 13"
Size of Catalog: 8.25" X 10.675"
Pages: 20, 60 lots.
Condition: Light shelf wear, otherwise fine.
Shipping weight is 2.0 lbs. Shipping via USPS. If you order more than one, we
are always happy to combine shipping at actual cost. Complete your orders as
normal and a partial refund for any overpayment of shipping will be made.
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