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    Elgin Rare Modified Crystal Plate 14k Gold 18 Size By Otto Nelson, Peshtigo Wis., circa 1890's
    Case: 14k gold hunter, 18 size, gold dust cover, engine turned front and back, reeded rim
    Dial: enamel, red Arabic numerals, ruby red and green foil inlays, gold scrolls, red and black minute track, blued steel moon hands
    Movement: semi-transparent crystal plate for the entire gear train, steel main plate with raise plaque signed "Otto Nelson, Peshtigo Wis.", friction set jewels in brass and nickel settings, engraved balance bridge, steel monometallic balance wheel with steel timing screws, gold fast/slow regulator scale on the crystal plate, blued screws
    Signed: case signed B.W.C.Co., gross weight 118.4 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: Elgin Rare Modified Crystal Plate Gold 18 Size By Otto Nelson, Peshtigo Wis.
    Dial: fancy
    Hands; blue moon
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 118.4
    Case Info: four body, gold dust cover, B.W.C. Co.
    Case Width: 18 size, 53 mm
    Watch Movement: semi-transparent crystal plate for the entire gear train, steel main plate with raise plaque signed "Otto Nelson, Peshtigo Wis.", friction set jewels in brass and nickel settings, engraved balance bridge, steel monometallic balance wheel with steel timing screws, gold fast/slow regulator scale on the crystal plate, blued screws
    Circa: 1890's
    Condition: movement runs but sluggish, dial is very good, missing the crystal, case is very good
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