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    H.H. Ladd Manchester N.H. Early Gold Lever Fusee, circa 1870
    Case: 55 mm, hunters case, engine turned covers, blank crest on the back, reeded outer edges to the lids, 18k gold
    Dial: white enamel, Roman chapters, golden moon hands, subsidiary seconds
    Movement: gilt full plate, No. 6749, large sapphire jewels in screw down settings, three arm gold balance wheel, diamond end stone
    Signed: case with T.H. makers initials, movement signed H.H. Ladd, Manchester N.H., gross weight is 131.8 grams

    Note: Horatio Homer Ladd worked from 1844 to 1880 as a silversmith, jeweler and watchmaker in Manchester N.H.


    Condition Report*: Type: H.H. Ladd Manchester N.H. Early Gold Lever Fusee
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals
    Hands; golden moon
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 131.8
    Case Info: hunters case, engine turned, blank crest
    Case Width: 55 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt full plate, No. 6749, large sapphire jewels in screw down settings, three arm gold balance wheel, diamond end stone
    Circa: 1870's
    Condition: caes is very good except for one small dent on the edge of the front lid, dial is very good, very tiny flake at the second hand hole, movement is complete and ticks, cleaning is needed
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    November, 2012
    18th Sunday
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