Description

    Agassiz 18K Gold Time Only 16 Jewel, Circa 1882
    Case: 18k gold, 8 size, "Jennie Loser Dec. 15, 82" engraved on the cuvette, three knuckle, triple hinge, snap on bezel, chain guards on pendant, cylindrical crown, front and back covers engraved with a wreath of flowers, band is heavily engraved with vermicelli
    Dial: white enamel, "Agassiz" in script, Roman numerals, blued steel light Breguet hands
    Movement: No. 21211, nickel, 3/4 plate, large ruby jewels in raised bronze screwed in settings, checkerboard damaskeening on top and pillar plate, engraved foot on balance cock, plain regulator, gold screws in a split balance, the plate shape is very unusual being very curved with escape and 4 the wheel arbors on a finger like extension
    Gross Weight: 82.3 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Agassiz 18K Gold Time Only 16 Jewel, Circa 1882
    Model: Time Only
    Dial: white enamel, Roman
    Hands; blued steel light Breguet
    Metal: 18k Gold
    Gram Weight: 82.3
    Case No: 1793946
    Case Info: box-hinge drum
    Case Width: 8 size
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 21211, nickel, 3/4 plate, large ruby jewels in raised bronze screwed in settings, checkerboard damaskeening on top and pillar plate, engraved foot on balance cock, plain regulator, gold screws in a split balance, the plate shape is very unusual being very curved with escape and 4 the wheel arbors on a finger like extension
    Circa: 1882
    Condition: dial is superb, case is sharp, all engraving is sharp, movement is good and running


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    May, 2014
    22nd Thursday
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