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    J. Alfred Jurgensen Gold Tandem Wind Minute Repeater With Split Seconds & 1/5th Second Jump, circa 1880's
    Case: 14k gold, 57 mm, four body, plain, gold cuvette, Jurgensen lips, gold slide for the repeat, rattrapante seconds activated from a button on the crown and gold button on the rim
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, outer minute track, red 1/5th second divisions, small five second numerals, moon hands
    Movement: nickel with straight line damaskeening, tandem wind, two train, 45 jewels, No. 1195, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with Breguet spring, rattrapante center seconds with out return to zero, 1/5th second jump
    Signed: J. Alfred Jurgensen Copenhagen on the dial and movement, gross weight is 139.4 grams


    Condition Report*: Type: J. Alfred Jurgensen Gold Tandem Wind Minute Repeater With Split Seconds & 1/5th Second Jump
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; Breguet moon
    Metal: 14k gold
    Gram Weight: 139.4
    Case Info: four body, gold cuvette
    Case Width: 57 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel with straight line damaskeening, tandem wind, two train, 45 jewels, No. 1195, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic compensated balance with Breguet spring, rattrapante center seconds with out return to zero, 1/5th second jump
    Circa: 1880's
    Condition: case is very good, dial is good, movement is running and split seconds are working, 1/5th jump is also working, repeater is not working, hands jam when you try to advance past a quarter hour position
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    May, 2013
    21st Tuesday
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