Description

    Elgin 21 Jewel Convertible 14k Gold Hunter's Case, circa 1878
    Case: heavy 14k gold, 53 mm, 16 size, engine turned, plain gold dust cover, coin edge, signed Roy Warranted 14k U.S. Assay
    Dial: double sunk, Roman numerals, moon hands
    Movement: No. 607235, nickel 3/4 plate, deep solid gold jewel settings, adjusted, 21 jewels, gold train, damaskeened with rayed lines, checkerboard patterns and snow flake motifs
    Signed: Elgin, gross weight 130.6 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Elgin 21 Jewel Convertible 14k Gold Hunter's Case
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Roman
    Hands; moon hands
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 130.6
    Case Info: Roy, engine turned, gold dust cover
    Case Width: 16 size, 53 mm
    Watch Movement: No. 607235, nickel 3/4 plate, deep solid gold jewel settings, adjusted, 21 jewels, gold train, damaskeened with rayed lines, checkerboard patterns and snow flake motifs
    Circa: 1878
    Condition: movement is very good and running, case is good, dial is good


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