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    H.L. Brown Massive 18k Center Seconds Lever With Hack Mechanism, circa 1870's
    Case: 18k yellow gold, four body, gold cuvette, engine turned back cover, 54 mm
    Dial: enamel, sunk center, Roman numerals, gold spade hands, blue sweep, outermost five minute numbers and 1/5th seconds markings
    Movement: gilt, 15 jewels, free sprung bi-metallic compensated balance, side Massey lever, blue plate screws, hack lever on the case rim for the sweep
    Signed: movement is signed H.L. Brown, Sheffield, gross weight is 124.1 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: H.L. Brown Massive 18k Center Seconds Lever With Hack Mechanism
    Dial: enamel, sunk center, Roman
    Hands; gold spades, blue sweep
    Metal: heavy 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 124.1
    Case Info: double hinged back, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt, 15 jewels, free sprung bi-metallic compensated balance, side Massey lever, blue plate screws, hack lever on the case rim for the sweep
    Circa: 1870's
    Condition: movement and dial are very good, case is good with wear to the outer engine turned areas


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    November, 2011
    18th Friday
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