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    Henry Beguelin Gold Railroad Presentation Watch, circa 1887
    Case: 14k gold, 54 mm, covers engine turned and engraved with flowers and fancy frames, gold dust cover engraved "Presented by the employees of the Blacksmith Shop Schenectady Locomotive Works, Schenectady N.Y. 2.28.87", display glass over the movement
    Dial: white enamel, blue steel fleur-de-lis hands, subsidiary seconds, Roman numerals
    Movement: No. 73138, nickel, half plate, damaskeened, gold lettering, straight line lever escapement, counter poised pallet fork, bi-metallic compensated balance, 17 jewels, gold screw down settings
    Signed: dial and movement signed Henry Beguelin Locle, gross weight is 154.1 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Henry Beguelin Gold Railroad Presentation Watch
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; fleur de lis
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 154.1
    Case Info: engraved, fancy frames, flowers
    Case Width: 18 size, 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 73138, nickel, half plate, damaskeened, gold lettering, straight line lever escapement, counter poised pallet fork, bi-metallic compensated balance, 17 jewels, gold screw down settings
    Circa: 1887
    Condition: case, dial and movement are all very good


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