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    Elgin 18k Gold 21 Jewel Convertible 1st Model, Grade 72, circa 1880
    Case: 18k yellow gold, four body, gold cuvette, engine turned, central crest on the front, fancy engraved rim, circle pattern around the edges, 16 size, 52.5 mm
    Dial: double sunk, thin black Roman numerals, blued steel moon hands, sub seconds, outer minute track
    Movement: No. 607382, nickel, ornate damaskeening, 3/4 plate, 21 jewels, high raised gold jewel settings, safety pinion, adjusted, gold train, Hunter and Moseley micrometric regulator
    Signed: Elgin Natl. Watch Co., case signed W.W.C.Co., gross weight 136.6 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Elgin 18k Gold 21 Jewel Convertible 1st Model
    Model: grade 72
    Dial: double sunk, Roman
    Hands; thin moon hands
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 136.6
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 16 size, 52.5 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 607382, nickel, ornate damaskeening, 3/4 plate, 21 jewels, high raised gold jewel settings, safety pinion, adjusted, gold train, Hunter and Moseley micrometric regulator
    Circa: 1880
    Condition: movement is very bright, clean and running, dial is superb, case is like new, very sharp, cuvette is engraved with a presentation dated June 12th, 1898
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