Description

    E. Howard Watch Co. 23 Jewel Gold Hunters Case, circa 1908
    Case: 14k yellow gold, 16 size hunters, plain, Jurgensen lips
    Dial: double sunk, fancy Arabic hour numerals, blue five minute numerals, blue spade hands
    Movement: 23 jewel nickel bridge, marked Pat' d 08, no. 1077122, special adjustment five positions and temperature, jeweled main barrel
    Signed: triple signed Howard

    Note: This lot also includes a 12 inch gold filled chain with fob and the original hardwood Howard box. It is interesting to note that the original Howard license paper shows the retail price of this turn-of-the century watch to have been $150.00.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: E. Howard Watch Co. 23 Jewel Gold Hunters Case
    Model: 1908
    Dial: double sunk, fancy Arabic numerals, blue fives
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 106.2
    Case Info: plain hunters, Jurgensen lips
    Case Width: 16 size
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: No. 1077122, 23 jewels, special adjustment five position, temperature, large ruby jewels, jewelled barrel, marked Pat'd 08
    Circa: 1908
    Condition: movement is very good, dial is superb, case is good, back lid hinge tubes (2) formerly repaired, chain and box are good


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    May, 2009
    12th-13th Tuesday-Wednesday
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