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    J.W. Benson London Gold Keyless Lever With Original Box, circa 1880
    Case: 18k yellow gold, three body, open face, pin set on the rim, 47.5 mm
    Dial: white enamel, subsidiary seconds, Roman numerals, black minute track, gold spade hands
    Movement: gilt half plate, compensated balance with side lever Massy escapement
    Signed: triple signed J.W. Benson, movement also marked Best London Make

    Condition Report*: Type: J.W. Benson Gold Keyless Lever With Original Box
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, sub seconds
    Hands; gold spades
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 85.1
    Case Info: plain polished
    Case Width: 47.5
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: gilt half plate, jeweled side lever Massy style escapement, compensated balance, pin set
    Circa: 1880
    Condition: very good, near new condition, some light natural patina to the movement
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2009
    8th-9th Tuesday-Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
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