Description

    Waltham Rare Premier Maximus 18k Gold Pocket Watch with Original Box, circa 1909
    Case: four body, 18k yellow gold, plain back, Jurgensen style lips, dust cover is signed Premier Maximus and is numbered, 16 size, heavy gold stock
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Roman hour chapters, up/down indicator at twelve, black minute marks and black dots at the five minute positions, blue steel spade hands
    Movement: # 17057074, 23 jewels, adjusted, nickel bridge with diamond jewels to the balance, pallet bridge and escape wheel, ruby jewels in gold settings, circular damaskeening, bi-metallic balance, pendant setting
    Signed: case and dial signed Waltham Premier Maximus, center bridge signed Waltham Premier

    Note: This fine and important American prestige watch comes in the original signed box with two spare crystals.


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Waltham Rare Premier Maximus 18k Gold Pocket Watch with Original Box
    Dial: double sunk, Roman numerals, black minute marks
    Hands; blue spades
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 104
    Case No: 350136
    Case Info: double hinged back, signed dust cover
    Case Width: 16 size
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: # 17057074, 23 jewels, adjusted, diamond jewels to the balance, pallet bridge and escape wheel, ruby jewels in gold settings, circular damaskeening, bi-metallic balance
    Circa: 1909
    Condition: movement is very good, dial is superb, case is very good, a few light scratches on the dust cover, one small rim bruise


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    May, 2009
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