Description

    Waltham American Watch Co. 23 Jewel Gold Bridge Model Presentation Watch, circa 1906
    Case: 14k gold, four body, plain back, front cover with ribbon script monogram, 16 size, 51 mm, dust cover engraved "Presented To Our Leader Hon. Charles B. Page by 17th Assembly Dist. Republican Club New York City July 19th, 1906"
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Arabic numerals, spade hands
    Movement: No. 10552110, bridge, 23 jewels, gold jewel settings, gold train, diamond end stones on the balance and escape wheel, safety barrel, damaskeened winding wheels, whiplash regulator
    Signed: American Watch Co., case with trademark for Dubois Watch Case Co. (Brooklyn, NY), gross weight is 122.7 grams, with custom wooden box

    Note: Charles B. Page was a member of the New York state senate 17th district, 1896-98; delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1904 where Theodore Roosevelt was nominated for president and in 1908 where William Howard Taft was nominated.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham American Watch Co. 23 Jewel Gold Bridge Model Presentation Watch, Circa 1906
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Arabic
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 122.7
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 16 size, 51 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: No. 10552110, bridge, 23 jewels, gold jewel settings, gold train, diamond end stones on the balance and escape wheel, safety barrel, damaskeened winding wheels, whiplash regulator
    Circa: 1906
    Condition: movement is very good, choice and running, dial is superb, case is very sharp and good


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    May, 2014
    22nd Thursday
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