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    Description

    Longines Gentleman's Enamel, Gold Roulette Wheel Open Face Pocket Watch, circa 1940
    Case: 41 mm, round, 14k gold two part case, inner case bezel fitted with crown and enameled arrow, the outer case rotating with enameled red and black roulette numbers
    Dial: satin finished gold with applied gold Arabic numerals at 3, 6, 9, and 12 o'clock, applied dash hour indexes remaining, gold "Lance" hour and minute hands, gold "Baton" auxiliary sweep seconds hand, outer minute track, mineral crystal
    Movement: Mechanical, manual wind, 17 jewels, unadjusted
    Signed: Dial signed Longines
    Gross Weight: 54.40 grams
    Note: watch is currently in running order

    From the Personal Jewelry Collection of Gene Autry


    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*: Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: Case back engraved "G.A. FROM H.K. 12.25.46". Marked 14k. Case shows scratches commensurate with wear. Some spotting on as well as a scratch. A whimsical piece for gambling with time. Watch spins and provides fun along with keeping and eye on the time.

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    Proxy Bidding Ends
    June
    11th Monday 4:20 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    June
    11th Monday
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    This lot is in: 3 - Signature® Internet Session - No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55405-55496) - 4:30 PM Central Time, Monday, June 11, 2018.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Chicago
    215 W. Ohio Street, Suite 1W
    Chicago, IL 60654

    Current Bid:
    $650
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