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    E. Howard & Co. Boston Gold Series IV Railroad Presentation Watch, circa 1874
    Case: heavy 18k, hunters, engraved with a central crest, and outer leaf and flower borders, N size, 54 mm
    Dial: enamel, single sunk, Roman numerals, black minute track, blue steel umbrella hands,
    Movement: No. 40313, nickel with sunray damaskeening, lever escapement, 15 jewels, adjusted
    Signed: dial and movement signed E. Howard Watch Co. Boston, case marked N.M.&Co.

    Note: The dust cover is engraved stating this watch was a presentation by the employees of the Southern Minnesota R.R, given as a gift on December 25th, 1874.


    Condition Report*: Type: E. Howard & Co. Boston Gold Series IV Railroad Presentation Watch
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters, black minute track
    Hands; blue steel umbrella
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 138.4
    Case Info: Southern Minnesota R.R. inscription
    Case Width: N size, 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel, # 40313, 15 jewels sunray damaskeening, adjusted
    Circa: 1874
    Condition: dial is very good, case with wear to the engine turnings and a bit to the outer engravings, movement good, running, two small spots on the plates
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    May, 2009
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