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DescriptionH.L. Matile Locle Massive & Very Fine Gold Minute Repeater, circa 1880's
Case: 18k gold, four body, 53 mm, gold cuvette, No. 10897, Jurgensen style lips, gold slide on the rim
Dial: double sunk, Roman numerals, black minute track and outermost five minute numerals, moon hands
Movement: No. 10897, nickel 3/4 plate, fully jeweled to the hammers, straight line lever escapement, counter poised pallet, gold screw down jewel settings, gold lettering and engraved coat-of-arms, setting lever adjacent to 11 o'clock under the bezel, repeat activated from a gold slide on the band
Signed: H.L. Matile Locle, gross weight 138.6 grams
Type: H.L. Matile Locle Massive & Very Fine Gold Minute Repeater
Dial: enamel, double sunk
Hands; moon hands
Metal: 18k gold
Gram Weight: 138.6
Case No: 10897
Case Info: four body, gold cuvette, plain
Case Width: 53 mm
Watch Movement: No. 10897, nickel 3/4 plate, fully jeweled to the hammers, straight line lever escapement, counter poised pallet, gold screw down jewel settings, gold lettering and engraved coat-of-arms, setting lever adjacent to 11 o'clock under the bezel, repeat activated from a gold slide on the band
Condition: dial is supers, case is very sharp and good, movement is very good, running and chiming, cleaning is recommended.
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