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    Auguste Saltzman Very Fine Gold Two Train With Independent Seconds & 1/4 Second Jump, circa 1860
    Case: 18k yellow gold, massive, four body, engine turned front and back, coin edge, gold cuvette, No. 1233, 56 mm, gold button on the band to activate the center seconds and jump 1/4 seconds
    Dial: enamel, black Roman numerals, blued steel and gold moon hands, outermost 1/5th second marks, subsidiary dial with jump 1/4 seconds
    Movement: No. 1233, nickel, two train, 30 ruby jewels, patented June 1858, adjusted isochronal vibrations, compensated balance, lever escapement
    Signed: triple signed Auguste Saltzman Chaux-De-Fonds, gross weight is 151.1 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Auguste Saltzman Very Fine Gold Two Train With Independent Seconds & 1/4 Second Jump
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; gold and blues steel moons
    Metal: heavy 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 151.1
    Case No: 1233
    Case Info: massive, four body, engine turned
    Case Width: 56 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 1233, nickel, two train, 30 ruby jewels, patented June 1858, adjusted isochronal vibrations, compensated balance, lever escapement
    Circa: 1860
    Condition: dial is superb, case is very sharp and very choice, movement is very good
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    Auction Dates
    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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