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    Hamilton Rare Model 2 Prototype, Serial #1, 14k Gold Watch Issued To Hamilton President George Luckey, circa 1954
    Case: 14k yellow gold, two body, rounded snap back, mobile gold hoods between the lugs, 33 mm
    Dial: silver, gold dart indexes, gold minute dots, red lightning bolt symbol, gold Dauphine hands
    Movement: model 2 prototype, serial #1

    Note: This ultra-rare timepiece from the René Rondeau collection is featured on page 36 of "The Watch of the Future". It is presented with an original factory negative and new B&W print showing Hamilton directors wearing Model 2 prototypes, and clearly showing George Lucky with this special cased gold one-off. Acquired from Jim Reese, co-inventor of the Electric watch, in 1990.

    Condition Report*: Type: Hamilton Rare Model 2 Prototype, Serial #1, 14k Gold Watch Issued To Hamilton President George Luckey, circa 1954
    Dial: silver, gold dart markers, red lightning bolt
    Hands; gold Dauphine hands
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Case Info: two body, snap back, mobile hoods between lugs
    Case Width: 33 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: model 2 prototype, serial #1
    Band: leather, plated buckle
    Circa: 1954
    Condition: case is very good, dial is good, wear to the crown, movement is a prototype, non-running
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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