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    Dietrich Gruen Men's Diamond, Enamel, Platinum Pocket Watch, circa 1920
    Case: # 50224, platinum with single-cut diamonds on the outer rim, black enameled lines on edges, off set small enameled monogram, 44 mm
    Dial: silver with white gold applied Arabic chapters, silvered minute dots, subsidiary seconds, white gold open kite hands
    Movement: # 150099, 19 rubies, nickel bridge, signed chronometer balance, adjusted all positions temperature and isochronism, straight line lever escapement
    Signed: case signed Gruen, dial and movement signed Dietrich Gruen


    Condition Report*: Type: Dietrich Gruen Platinum Diamond and Enamel Pocket Watch
    Signed: Dietrich Gruen Precision
    Model: U.T.
    Dial: silver, white gold applied Arabic chapters
    Hands; white open kite
    Metal: platinum
    Gram Weight: 54.4
    Case No: 50224
    Case Info: black enamel edges, initials, diamond rim
    Case Width: 44 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: # 150099, 19 rubies, adjusted all positions and temperature, isochronism, center bridge signed chronometer balance, nickel with straight line lever escapement
    Circa: 1920
    Condition: movement running, servicing recommended, dial good light patina, case good, some enamel loss, slight rippling to back panel
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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