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    Charles Frodsham 09763. AD.Fmsz Exceptional & Rare Gold Keyless Lever Chronograph, By appointment to the King, 27 South Molton St. London
    Case: massive, 18k yellow gold, four body hunters case, plain finished, case numbered 09763 with RN case maker's mark for Robert North, gold cuvette, gold push button for the chronograph and setting pin with guard on the rim
    Dial: first quality enamel, Willis dial, black Roman numerals, outer minute marks and 1/5th seconds, sunk subsidiary dials for the seconds and 60 minute register, blued steel spade hands
    Movement: No. 09763, gilt 3/4 plate, English lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with gold screws, diamond end stone, index regulator, chronograph mechanism mounted on the top plate, ruby jewels in screwed settings, pin setting
    Signed: triple signed Chas Frodsham, with original box, gross weight 161.8 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Charles Frodsham 09763. AD.Fmsz Exceptional & Rare Gold Keyless Lever Chronograph, By appointment to the King, 27 South Molton St. London
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters, Willis dial
    Hands; blued steel spade hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 161.8
    Case No: 09763
    Case Info: massive, plain, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 09763, gilt 3/4 plate, English lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with gold screws, diamond end stone, index regulator, chronograph mechanism mounted on the top plate, ruby jewels in screwed settings, pin setting
    Circa: 1920's
    Condition: very fine condition, dial is superb, movement is very good and running, case is very good, inner front lid with small engraving "Arthur from Rhona's Mother MCMXXV"


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    June, 2017
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