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    Moulinie & Le Grand Roy Fine Gold Chronograph, circa 1873
    Case: 18k gold hunter, 54 mm, coin edge to the rim, engine turned covers, recessed button to activate the sweep, gold cuvette with makers inscription, engraving on inner front lid
    Dial: white enamel, Roman hour chapters, outer minute track and 1/5th second marks, red five minute numerals, subsidiary seconds, rose gold Louis XIV hands, blue sweep second hand
    Movement: 23 jewel, nickel bridge, straight line lever escapement, compensated balance with Breguet spring
    Signed: Molinie & Le Grand Roy successors Le Grand Roy & Fils, Geneve, Demi - Chronometer on the inner cuvette


    Condition Report*: Type: Moulinie & Le Grand Roy Fine Gold Chronograph
    Model: center seconds chronograph
    Dial: enamel, Roman hours, red five minute numerals
    Hands; rose gold Louis XIV, blue sweep seconds
    Metal: heavy 18k gold
    Gram Weight: 142.3
    Case No: 36452
    Case Info: hunter, engine turned, signed on cuvette
    Case Width: 54 mm
    Crystal: glass
    Watch Movement: 23 jewel, high grade, straight line lever, compensated bi-metallic balance with Breguet spring, lever set, center seconds sweep chronograph
    Circa: 1873
    Condition: dial is very very good, case good, some light wear to engine turnings, hinges very good, movement very good, running, start and stop working but return is sluggish and not going to zero, servicing recommended
    Notes: The inner front lid is engraved Scoville Jan. 1873, Robert Scoville December 25th 1923
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