Description

    Chas. Frodsham 27 South Molton St. London Extraordinary Gold Keyless Lever AD Fmsz No. 09753, circa 1912
    Case: 18k gold, four body, 52 mm, gold cuvette, engine turned back, RN makers mark for Robert Benson North
    Dial: silver, guilloche center, black enameled Roman numerals on a plan silver band, subsidiary seconds with raised gold seconds ring, outermost black minute dots, blued steel Breguet moon hands, Frodsham signature on a gold plaque
    Movement: No. 09753, first quality gilt half plate, lateral lever escapement, free sprung bi-metallic compensated balance with diamond end stone and gold mean time screws, jewels in screw down settings, jeweled to the center wheel with cap jewels on the pallet and escape wheel, pin setting, main plate signed "By Appointment to the King", marked with Royal Seal and Gold Medals of Honour, blued plate screws


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Chas. Frodsham 27 South Molton St. London Extraordinary Gold Keyless Lever AD Fmsz No. 09753
    Dial: silver, black enameled Roman numerals
    Hands; blued steel Breguet moon hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 109.8
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 52 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 09753, first quality gilt half plate, lateral lever escapement, free sprung bi-metallic compensated balance with diamond end stone and gold mean time screws, jewels in screw down settings, jeweled to the center wheel with cap jewels on the pallet and escape wheel, pin setting, main plate signed "By Appointment to the King", marked with Royal Seal and Gold Medals of Honour, blued plate screws
    Circa: 1912
    Condition: exceptional condition, movement is superb and running, case is like new with only very slight handling marks, dial is superb with untouched natural patina


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