Description

    Matthey Jeantet Gold Two Train Quarter Second Jump Pocket Watch, circa 1875
    Case: 18k yellow gold, hunters case, engine turned covers, signed gold cuvette, 53 mm
    Dial: enamel, 1/4 second jump dial, Roman hour numerals, outermost 1/5th second marks, black minute track, moon hands
    Movement: two train nickel bridge, 28 jewels, key wind and key set, straight line lever escapement, bi-metallic balance
    Signed: triple signed Matthey Jeantet, Locle


    Condition Report*:

    Type: Matthey Jeantet Gold Two Train Quarter Second Jump Pocket Watch
    Dial: enamel, Roman numerals, outer 1/5th seconds
    Hands; blue steel moons
    Metal: 18k yellow gold
    Gram Weight: 132.2
    Case Info: engine turned lids, coin edge to the rim
    Case Width: 53 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: nickel two train bridge 28 jewels, bi-metallic balance, counter poised pallet, straight line lever, 1/4 second jump and center sweep activated from a button on the rim
    Circa: 1875
    Condition: case is good, movement is good, dial is very good


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    May, 2009
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