Description

    C.H. Meylan Massive Superior Grade Gold Split Seconds Chronograph, circa 1880
    Case: heavy 18k rose gold, four body, plain polished, 52 mm, gold cuvette, gold button to activate the split on the rim
    Dial: white enamel, double sunk, radial Arabic numeral, moon hands, sub seconds, outer minute track and 1/5th seconds divisions, red numerals at the fives
    Movement: marked "Superior" on the center chrono bridge, nickel, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance with gold mean time screws, counter poised pallet, No. 3328, marked adjusted and Pat. 1880, 20 jewels, lever set
    Signed: movement signed C.H. Meylan Brassus, gross weight is 126.1 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: C.H. Meylan Massive Superior Grade Gold Split Seconds Chronograph
    Dial: enamel, double sunk
    Hands; moon
    Metal: 18k rose gold
    Gram Weight: 126.1
    Case No: 49892
    Case Info: four body, plain, double hinged back
    Case Width: 52 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: marked "Superior" on the center chrono bridge, nickel, straight line lever, bi-metallic compensated balance with gold mean time screws, counter poised pallet, No. 3328, marked adjusted and Pat. 1880, 20 jewels, lever set
    Circa: 1880
    Condition: movement and case are very good, dial is very good with a light hairline near the lever


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    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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