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    J.R. Reed & Co. Pittsburg Massive 18k Gold Hunters Case Fusee Unusual Hairspring Stud, circa 1850
    Case: 59 mm, 18k yellow gold, four body, engine turned front and back, reeded rim
    Dial: white enamel, black Roman numerals, sub seconds, gold hands
    Movement: No. 5696, gilt full plate, lateral lever escapement, fully jeweled with large rubies in screwed settings, diamond end stone, bi-metallic balance, long polished steel hairspring stud arm for temperature compensation
    Signed: case, dial and movement signed, J.R. Reed & Co., gross weight 166.7 grams


    Condition Report*:

    Type: J.R. Reed & Co. Pittsburg Massive 18k Gold Hunters Case Fusee Unusual Hairspring Stud
    Dial: enamel, Roman
    Hands; gold
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 166.7
    Case Info: four body, gold dust cover, reeded rim
    Case Width: 59 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: No. 5696, gilt full plate, lateral lever escapement, fully jeweled with large rubies in screwed settngs, diamond end stone, bi-metallic balance, long polished steel hairspring stud arm for temperature compensation
    Circa: 1850
    Condition: dial is good, movement is good and running, cleaning is recommended, case is good with wear to the engine turnings


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    October, 2017
    24th Tuesday
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