Description

    Rockford Fine Gold 21 Jewel Railroad Grade 18 Size Hunters Case, circa 1904
    Case: 14k gold, four body, gold cuvette, 18 size, 55 mm, vermicelli on the rim, outer edge with circle motifs, large flowers and leaves, dog's head on the back cover at center
    Dial: double sunk enamel, Arabic hour numerals, red five minutes, sub seconds, blue spade hands
    Movement: No. 542860, nickel full plate, 21 jewels, adjusted, recessed balance wheel, gold lettering, marked RG (railroad grade), checkerboard and wavy line damaskeening
    Signed: Rockford RG and 805 grade number on the movement, gross weight is 139 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Rockford Fine Gold 21 Jewel Railroad Grade 18 Size Hunters Case
    Model: 805 RG
    Dial: double sunk, Arabic numerals
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 139
    Case Info: fully engraved, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 18 size, 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 542860, nickel full plate, 21 jewels, adjusted, recessed balance wheel, gold lettering, marked RG (railroad grade), checkerboard and wavy line damaskeening
    Circa: 1904
    Condition: movement is very sharp and running well, dial is very good, one tiny hairline near five, case is sharp and very very good


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2014
    20th Thursday
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