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    Ami LeCoultre Rare Split Second Chronograph With Return To Zero Jump Quarter Seconds And Minute Register, circa 1881
    Case: massive, 18k yellow gold, 54 mm, engine turned front and back, gold cuvette, plain rim, push buttons on the band to activate the split center seconds and jump 1/4 seconds, the jump seconds, center split seconds and minute register all flyback to zero
    Dial: white enamel, black Roman numerals, outer minute track and 1/5th second divisions, red five minute numerals, subsidiary dials for the minute register and jump seconds, spade hands
    Movement: 3/4 plate nickel movement, No. 3127, marked "Patd. Jan. 4, 81", straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with snail disc micrometric regulator, 28 jewels, damaskeened finish
    Signed: Ami LeCoultre, gross weight is 162.9 grams, with fitted wooden box




    Condition Report*: Type: Ami LeCoultre Rare Split Second Chronograph With Return To Zero Jump Quarter Seconds And Minute Register
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, outer red five minutes
    Hands; blued spade hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 162.9
    Case No: 3127
    Case Info: massive, engine turned, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 3/4 plate nickel movement, No. 3127, marked "Patd. Jan. 4, 81", straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with snail disc micrometric regulator, 28 jewels, damaskeened finish
    Circa: 1881
    Condition: movement is very good and running, dial is superb, case is very sharp and very good
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    October, 2015
    29th Thursday
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