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    Jules Jurgensen Copenhagen, Fine 18k Gold Patented Bow Setting Watch, circa 1878
    Case: 50 mm, 18k gold, three body with inner gold bezel and glass over the movement, rounded and reeded bezel and back edge, floral engravings on the back, 12344
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds, moon hands
    Movement: first quality nickel bridge, No. 12344, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance with Breguet spring, 20 jewels, straight arm regulator to a ten division scale on the center bridge, bow setting by positioning the bow to the back crystal, pat. January 15, 1867
    Signed: case, dial and movement signed Jules Jurgensen Copenhagen, 113.7 grams gross weight


    Condition Report*: Type: Jules Jurgensen Copenhagen, Fine 18k Gold Patented Bow Setting Watch, circa 1878
    Dial: white enamel, Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds
    Hands: moon hands
    Metal: 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 113.7 grams gross weight
    Case: #12344
    Case Info: three body with inner gold bezel and glass over the movement, rounded and reeded bezel and back edge, floral engravings on the back
    Case Width: 50 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: first quality nickel bridge, No. 12344, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance with Breguet spring, 20 jewels, straight arm regulator to a ten division scale on the center bridge, bow setting by positioning the bow to the back crystal, pat. January 15, 1867
    Condition: The dial is without any visible hairlines or flakes. The movement is running very well and setting as it should. The case presents in excellent condition overall. Servicing is recommended for time keeping accuracy and daily use.
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