Description

    Dietrich Gruen Rare Gold 23 Jewel Wind Indicator, circa 1919
    Case: 18k yellow gold, four body, plain hinged back and gold cuvette, 50 mm
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Arabic numerals, black minute track, blued spade hands, 32 hour wind indicator above center
    Movement: No. 42052, nickel bridge, 23 jewels, signed "Extra, Chronometer Balance" on the center bridge, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, signed adjusted to temperatures and isochronism under the balance wheel, bridge signed adjusted to all positions, wolf's tooth winding
    Signed: Dietrich Gruen on the dial and movement, gross weight is 78.1 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Dietrich Gruen Rare Gold 23 Jewel Wind Indicator
    Dial: enamel, Arabic numerals
    Hands; blue spade
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 78.1
    Case No: 318194
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette, plain polished
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 42052, nickel bridge, 23 jewels, signed "Extra, Chronometer Balance" on the center bridge, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance, signed adjusted to temperatures and isochronism under the balance wheel, bridge signed adjusted to all positions, wolf's tooth winding
    Circa: 1919
    Condition: dial is very good with some light hairlines in the sub seconds bit, case is very good and sharp, movement is good, running and working


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    22nd Thursday
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