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    Elgin Gold Multicolor Box Hinge with Photo Frame, circa 1878
    Case: 18k multicolor gold, large 6 size (44 mm), front with flowers and a black rose crest, back with a heron and cattail motif, inner gold dust cover with additional gold bezel and photo frame
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, blue tulip hands
    Movement: nickel, 3/4 plate, lever escapement, # 513249
    Signed: dial and movement signed Elgin, case marked K.&.U. patented 1881


    Condition Report*: Type: Elgin Gold Multicolor Box Hinge with Photo Frame
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; bleu open tulips
    Metal: 18k multicolor
    Gram Weight: 98.4
    Case Info: heron, cattails, blank crest, inner photo frame
    Case Width: 44 mm (large 6 size)
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel, 3/4 plate, 15 jewels, lever set, damaskeened, # 513249
    Circa: 1878
    Condition: dial is very good, movement is good, case is very very good
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