Description

    M.J. Tobias Liverpool 18k Gold Captain's Watch
    Case: 18k gold, 51 mm, back with elaborate eagle and snake motif, flag shield, branch and arrows, fully chase outer edges and rim, signed metal cuvette
    Dial: white enamel, Roman hour chapters, large subsidiary seconds, center sweep seconds
    Movement: gilt bar movement, lateral lever escapement, steel three arm balance wheel, full jeweled, curved temperature compensation curb, parachute shock system, stop lever positioned on the rim of the case


    Condition Report*:

    Type: M.J. Tobias Liverpool 18k Gold Captain's Watch
    Dial: enamel, Roman chapters
    Hands: baton, kite and spade
    Metal: 18k gold, metal cuvette
    Gram Weight: 80.7
    Case Width: 51 mm
    Crystal: acrylic
    Watch Movement: gilt bar movement, lateral lever escapement, steel three arm balance wheel, full jeweled, curved temperature compensation curb, parachute shock system, stop lever positioned on the rim of the case
    Circa: 1860's
    Condition: movement is good and running, case is very good, dial is good

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