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    E. Howard & Co. Rare Series IV Multicolor Gold Box Hinge Pocket Watch, circa 1870's
    Case: massive N size, 54 mm, 18k rose, white, yellow and green gold, central overlay initials and floral wreath on the front, back with a floral wreath and shipping dock scene, inner gold dust cover and display glass over the movement
    Dial: double sunk, fancy Arabic numerals, red five minutes, blued steel crescent hands, sub seconds
    Movement: 3/4 plate adjusted nickel movement, 15 jewels, No. 47715, deep screw down gold jewel settings
    Signed: dial and movement signed E. Howard & Co. Boston, case is original with JS trademark, gross weight is 170.2 grams

    Condition Report*: Type: E. Howard & Co. Rare Series IV Multicolor Gold Box Hinge Pocket Watch
    Dial: double sunk, red fives, black fancy Arabic
    Hands; blue steel crescents
    Metal: 18k multicolor
    Gram Weight: 170.2
    Case Info: four colors, ship, train, dock scene on back
    Case Width: N size, 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel, 15 jewels, 3/4 plate, deep gold jewel settings, adjusted, # 47715
    Circa: 1870
    Condition: movement is very good, dial is very good with a faint hairline near two, case is massive and very good, some light wear to flower high points, original case
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
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