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    Hamilton-Illinois U.S.A. Made 7 Jewel Grade 987 Prototype, Only Example Known
    Case: two body, base metal, Keystone case, brushed finish, 28.5 mm
    Dial: two tone silver, luminous Arabic numerals, black minute track, sub seconds, luminous skeleton spade hands
    Movement: one-of-a-kind, 7 jewels, marked "Model 18, U.S.A. Illinois, H. W. Co.", serial number 0130941, manual wind, lever escapement
    Band: military cloth strap, steel buckle

    Note: From the personal collection of René Rondeau


    Condition Report*: Type: Hamilton-Illinois U.S.A. Made 7 Jewel Grade 987 Prototype, Only Example Known
    Dial: silver, two tone, luminous Arabic numerals
    Hands; luminous skeleton hands
    Metal: base metal
    Case Info: Keystone case, two body
    Case Width: 28.5 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: one-of-a-kind, 7 jewels, marked "Model 18, U.S.A. Illinois, H. W. Co.", serial number 0130941, manual wind, lever escapement
    Band: military style cloth strap, steel buckle
    Condition: movement is very good and running, dial is superb, case is very good
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
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