Description

    Calame & Barrelet Locle Fine 18k Gold Dual Train Quarter Second Jump Chronograph, circa 1870
    Case: massive, 18k yellow gold, four body, engine turned covers, signed gold cuvette, inner bezel and glass over the movement, reeded rim, buttons on the rim for the time setting and the center sweep and jump 1/4 second start/stop function
    Dial: white enamel, radial Roman numerals, moon hands, subsidiary dial for the jump seconds, outer 1/4 second divisions
    Movement: superior quality nickel bridge, two train, tandem winding, solid gold gear trains, straight line lever escapement, 20 jewels, bi-metallic compensated balance with Breguet spring
    Signed: triple signed Calame & Barrelet Locle, gross weight 149.7 grams, inner front lid with presentation inscription from the M.E. Church of Portland Oregon to the acclaimed architect John Nestor for "Valuable Services"


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Calame & Barrelet Locle Fine 18k Gold Dual Train Quarter Second Jump Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; moon hands
    Metal: heavy 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 149.7
    Case No: 11772
    Case Info: massive, four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: superior quality nickel bridge, two train, tandem winding, solid gold gear trains, straight line lever escapement, 20 jewels, bi-metallic compensated balance with Breguet spring
    Circa: 1870
    Condition: movement is very good, running and operating well, dial is very good, tiny miniscule nick in the jump dial at center hole, case is good, some wear on the outer engine turning


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    June, 2017
    6th Tuesday
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