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    Elgin Center Seconds Movement With Prototype Chronograph Attachment From The Elgin Museum
    Case: base metal, display, 16 size
    Dial: enamel, signed "Chronograph", Roman numerals, outer minute track and 1/5th seconds, moon hands, subsidiary seconds at six, sub dial for 12 minutes at three
    Movement: No. 375031, gilt 3/4 plate, 12 jewels, patent pinion, visible polished steel chronograph work, engraved center bridge on top of the main plate, pawl lever to activate the chronograph levers near the Elgin Nat'l signature on the train bridge, no additional levers or gearing other than standard under the dial, no pinion or gearing for the minute register, lever setting


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Elgin Center Seconds Movement With Prototype Chronograph Attachment From The Elgin Museum, circa 1873
    Dial: enamel, Roman, signed "Chronograph"
    Hands: moon hands
    Metal: base metal
    Case Info: display case
    Case Width: 16 size
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 375031, gilt 3/4 plate, 12 jewels, patent pinion, visible polished steel chronograph work, engraved center bridge on top of the main plate, pawl lever to activate the chronograph levers near the Elgin Nat'l signature on the train bridge, no additional levers or gearing other than standard under the dial, no pinion or gearing for the minute register, lever setting
    Condition: dial is good with two small hairlines, case is okay, later, movement has a broken staff

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    Additional Location Info:
    Ukrainian Institute of America at The Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion2 East 79th StreetNew York, NY 10075

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