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    Philadelphia Watch Co. Original Gold Cased Key Wind, circa 1875
    Case: 18k yellow gold hunters case, engine turned, fancy blank frame on the front, 54 mm
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, outer minute track, sub seconds, blue spade hands
    Movement: No. 5721, frosted gilt 3/4 plate, oversize ruby jewels in gold settings, 15 jewels, Paulus patent winding, bi-metallic compensated balance with gold timing screws
    Signed: case marked P.W. Co., movement and dial signed Phila. Watch Co. E. Paulus


    Condition Report*: Type: Philadelphia Watch Co. Original Gold Cased Key Wind
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 118.1
    Case Info: engine turned, blank central frame
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 5721, gilt, 15 jewels, oversize jewels in screw down gold settings, Paulus patent winding, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Circa: 1875
    Condition: very sharp throughout, superb dial, sharp original P.W. Co. case, very choice movement
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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