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    Elgin Mint 14k Gold 21 Jewel Grade 72 Convertible, circa 1880
    Case: 14k gold, four body, gold cuvette, 16 size, 53 mm, beveled rim, engine turned front and back with raised diamond cut edges, blank crest centers the front
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Arabic hour chapters, red five minutes, moon hands
    Movement: No. 607339, damaskeened nickel 3/4 plate, 21 jewels, adjusted, safety pinion, deep solid gold jewel settings, gold train, Hunter and Moseley micrometric regulator
    Signed: Elgin Natl. Watch Co., case marked C&J. 14K, gross weight 140.2 grams, with an associated wooden Elgin box


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Elgin Mint 14k Gold 21 Jewel Grade 72 Convertible, Circa 1880
    Model: 1st model
    Dial: enamel, double sunk, Arabic, red fives
    Hands; moon
    Metal: 14k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 140.2
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 16 size, 53 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 607339, damaskeened nickel 3/4 plate, 21 jewels, adjusted, safety pinion, deep solid gold jewel settings, gold train, Hunter and Moseley micrometric regulator
    Circa: 1880
    Condition: movement is very sharp and running, dial is superb, a few slight scratches on the crystal, case is a blazer and like new


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    May, 2014
    22nd Thursday
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