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    Illinois Transitional with Locomotive Movement, circa 1887
    Case: silverode, hunter, 18 size, flower engravings
    Dial: Roman hour with inner 24 hour Arabic numbers, tulip hands
    Movement: gilt transitional full plate, 11 jewel, locomotive engraving, Chalmer's patent regulator, # 702018
    Signed: Illinois Watch Co. on the dial

    Condition Report*: Type: Illinois Locomotive Engraved Movement
    Dial: Roman hours, inner 24 hour numerals
    Hands; tulip
    Metal: silverode
    Case Info: hunter, floral engravings
    Case Width: 18 size
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 702019, gilt with detailed locomotive, transitional, 11 jewels, Chalmer's patent regulator
    Circa: 1887
    Condition: running, case good, dial with hairlines and a chip
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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