All posts tagged: cicada

Cicada Winged Elgin with Blue Crystals

This antique watch movement was made by the Elgin National Watch Company in 1916. This movement piece has 2 Swarovski crystals attached to one side and a resin-coated Cicada wing on the other side. This has a silver plated bail on the back.

Engraved Waltham with Cicada

An engraved watch movement looks like it is from the late 1800’s. even though the “Waltham” part of the “American Waltham Watch Company” is still visible, this plate had the remaining parts lost as was the piece that had a serial number. This has a […]

The Golden Snitch

The golden snitch was done for a Harry Potter themed night, at the St. Louis Science Center.  To resemble the snitch from the movies, I did some research and found out that they were originally live creatures that were hunted to extinction, for the Quid-ditch […]

Elgin with Cicada Wing

This antique watch movement was made by the Elgin National Watch Company in 1937. It is in good shape and It has a resin coated cicada wing attached to the bottom. This has a silver plated bail on the back and hangs with a silver […]

Antique 1896 Elgin Watch Cicada

An antique watch movement, made by the Elgin National Watch Company, was produced in 1896. There is a thin coating of resin over the movement. A cicada wing is attached to the side and a coat of resin is over that as well. This hangs […]