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    E. Howard & Co. 18k Gold Series III Key Wind, circa 1869
    Case: 18k yellow gold, N size, 55 mm, engine turned with small uninitiated crest, gold dust cover
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, blue steel spade hands, sub seconds
    Movement: No. 20512, Reed's patent barrel, gilt, 15 jewels, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Signed: case with eagle hallmark and makers initials, dial and movement signed E. Howard & Co. Boston, gross weight is 142.5 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: E. Howard & Co. 18k Gold Series III Key Wind
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; blue steel spades
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 142.5
    Case Info: four body, engine turned, small blank crest
    Case Width: N size, 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 20512, Reed's patent barrel, gilt, 15 jewels, bi-metallic compensated balance
    Circa: 1869
    Condition: movement is good and running but needs cleaning, case is original and good, some wear to the outer edge engine turnings and a rim bruise, dust cover with a Christmas 1869 engraving, dial is very good


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2012
    19th Saturday
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