C. H. Meylan Gold Split Second Chronograph, circa 1905
    Case: 18k yellow gold, double hinged back, ribbon script design on the back, 47 mm, open face
    Dial: enamel, radial Arabic numerals, outer 1/5th second marks, red five minute numerals, spade hands, blue split second hands, subsidiary seconds
    Movement: nickel finished, 20 jewels, 3/4 plate, straight line lever escapement with bi-metallic compensated balance, adjusted
    Signed: dial and movement signed C. H. Meylan Brassus

    Condition Report*:

    Type: C. H. Meylan Gold Split Second Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals, red fives
    Hands; spades
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 74.2
    Case No: 51475
    Case Info: double hinged back, script monogram
    Case Width: 47 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 3/4 plate, nickel, adjusted, 20 jewels, straight line lever with bi-metallic compensated balance
    Circa: 1905
    Condition: case is good, dial good, some very slight flaking around the seconds track, movement good, splits work fine, hour and minutes not setting, hour hand tip is off

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    May, 2009
    12th-13th Tuesday-Wednesday
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