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    Waltham 23 Jewel Gold Model 1899 Riverside Maximus, circa 1903
    Case: 14k yellow gold, four body, 16 size, 51 mm, gold cuvette, both cover half smooth polished and half elaborately engraved with two roses, stems, leaves and deep arabesques
    Dial: double sunk, script signature, black Arabic numerals, red five minute numbers, sub seconds, spade hands
    Movement: No. 12072596, nickel bridge with ornate damaskeening, 23 jewels, diamond end stones on the escape wheel and balance, gold jewel setting, gold train gears, bi-metallic compensated balance, gold timing screws, adjusted
    Signed: Waltham Riverside Maximus, case marked "Keystone 14K", gross weight is 104.5 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Waltham 23 Jewel Gold Model 1899 Riverside Maximus
    Dial: double sunk, Arabic numerals
    Hands; spades
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 104.5
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 16 size, 51 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: No. 12072596, nickel bridge with ornate damaskeening, 23 jewels, diamond end stones on the escape wheel and balance, gold jewel setting, gold train gears, bi-metallic compensated balance, gold timing screws, adjusted
    Circa: 1903
    Condition: case is extremely choice and sharp, very faint and tiny hairline at five o'clock, movement is very good and running, cleaning is recommended
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    22nd Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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